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Sonographic Terminology

  • Peter Vince Balint
  • Peter Mandl
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Abstract

Applying the correct terminology is of paramount importance in describing sonographic findings for the purpose of appropriate reporting in clinical routine practice. It is also indispensable for providing the methodological details to the sonographic technique required for scientific publications. The following brief overview lists the most important terms used among rheumatologist experts in sonography.

Keywords

Ultrasound Terminology Standard planes Echogenicity 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Vince Balint
    • 1
  • Peter Mandl
    • 2
  1. 1.3rd Rheumatology DepartmentNational Institute of Rheumatology and PhysiotherapyBudapestHungary
  2. 2.Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine IIIMedical University of ViennaViennaAustria

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