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Ultrasound - Drs. Miguel Sanchez and Celeste Powers

Original release date: October 18, 2019
Access to this course expires on:  April 7, 2022 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time
CME 1.75

Faculty: Drs. Miguel Sanchez and Celeste Powers

Learning Objectives:
  1. Describe the different US artifacts use for diagnoses
  2. Explain the different wavelength of probes used depending on the depth of the target.
  3. Describe the difference of echogenicity between benign and malignant lesions
  4. Recognize basic ultrasound patterns encountered during USGFNA
  5. Identify mural nodules, calcifications and cystic changes
  6. Understand the challenges related to salivary gland ultrasound images
  7. Distinguish normal lymph nodes from those with pathologic changes