Ultrasound


Service information

  • Category ultrasonography


Description of the service

Ultrasonography is the fastest growing field of diagnostic imaging. Examination carried out by means of ultrasound is a noninvasive diagnostic method. Ultrasound examinations is in preterm infants, the elderly patients and pregnant women. In Family Health Clinic in Staszów the abdominal ultrasound, breast ultrasound and thyroid ultrasound examination are performed by specialists, certified by Polish Ultrasound Society. There is no specific medical indication to perform breast ultrasound examination. It is recommended as a screening to perform a breast ultrasound every two years for women 20 -30 years of age, and every year in women over 30 years of age. It should be performed in men and boys immediately when noted any breast abnormality. Thyroid ultrasound examination should be performed in patient whose immediate family member id suffering from abnormalities of thyroid. The ultrasound examination is most often performed for the abdomen. Almost every ailment can give an indication to perform it. It is necessary for suspected diseases of liver, kidney, pancreas, spleen, intestine, prostate in men, genital tract in women. By means of latest generation ultrasound device we intend to improve the standard of service in our clinic and patients to improve the availability of modern diagnostics.