Ultrasonography

Mary B Whitcomb, Luis P. Lamas, Marcus Head

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Abstract

This Chapter describes the ultrasonography of the thoracic and lumbar spine and the pelvis. The indications for ultrasound and the methods for performing ultrasounds are detailed. Changes to the echogeneity, size and shape of the important structures in these areas are detailed, with particular emphasis on the supraspinous ligament, the dorsal sacro-iliac ligament and the ligaments of the pelvis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEquine Neck and Back Pathology
Subtitle of host publicationDiagnosis and Treatment
Publisherwiley
Pages143-164
Number of pages22
ISBN (Electronic)9781118974520
ISBN (Print)9781118974445
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 11 2018

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Keywords

  • Dorsal sacro-iliac ligament
  • Echongenicity
  • Supraspinous ligament
  • Ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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Whitcomb, M. B., Lamas, L. P., & Head, M. (2018). Ultrasonography. In Equine Neck and Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment (pp. 143-164). wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118974520.ch10

Ultrasonography. / Whitcomb, Mary B; Lamas, Luis P.; Head, Marcus.

Equine Neck and Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment. wiley, 2018. p. 143-164.

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Whitcomb, MB, Lamas, LP & Head, M 2018, Ultrasonography. in Equine Neck and Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment. wiley, pp. 143-164. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118974520.ch10
Whitcomb MB, Lamas LP, Head M. Ultrasonography. In Equine Neck and Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment. wiley. 2018. p. 143-164 https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118974520.ch10
Whitcomb, Mary B ; Lamas, Luis P. ; Head, Marcus. / Ultrasonography. Equine Neck and Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment. wiley, 2018. pp. 143-164
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