Chapter 2. Ultrasound Artefacts

  1. Paddy Mannion BVMS, DVR, MRCVS, Diplomate ECVDI
  1. Johann Lang

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752357.ch2

Diagnostic Ultrasound in Small Animal Practice

Diagnostic Ultrasound in Small Animal Practice

How to Cite

Lang, J. (2006) Ultrasound Artefacts, in Diagnostic Ultrasound in Small Animal Practice (ed P. Mannion), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470752357.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053872

Online ISBN: 9780470752357

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Keywords:

  • ultrasound artefacts;
  • reverberation;
  • echocardiography;
  • reflective surface;
  • acoustic windows

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Acoustic shadowing

  • Acoustic enhancement

  • Reverberation

  • Mirror-image artefact

  • Side-lobe artefact