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intraoperative ultrasound

a test done with sound waves after surgery has started and the abdomen (belly) is opened up. For example, the probe can be placed on the surface of the liver to see if cancer has spread inside it. See also ultrasound.

How is colorectal cancer diagnosed?

... Intraoperative ultrasound: This exam is done during surgery after the
surgeon has opened the abdominal cavity. The transducer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-diagnosed

Cancer Glossary

... intraoperative ultrasound Search. a test done with sound waves after surgery
has started and the abdomen (belly) is opened up. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=i

Surgery for adult brain and spinal cord tumors | American ...

... MRI or CT scans can be done before surgery (or ultrasound can be ... In some
cases, the surgeon uses intraoperative imaging, in which MRI (or other ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-treating-surgery

Understanding Cancer Surgery: A Guide for Patients and ...

... (This is called intraoperative (in-truh ... surface of the body, the needle can be
guided into the tumor by using an imaging test, like an ultrasound or CT ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003022-pdf.pdf

Pancreatic Cancer Overview

... For now, imaging tests like endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), ERCP, and genetic ...
One study is looking at the effect of intraoperative radiation therapy, in ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003071-pdf.pdf

Pancreatic Cancer

... For now, imaging tests like endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), ERCP, and genetic ...
One study is looking at the effect of intraoperative radiation therapy, in ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003131-pdf.pdf

Breast Cancer

... film or as a digital computer image that is read, or interpreted, by a radiologist
(a doctor trained to interpret images from x-rays, ultrasound, MRI, and ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003090-pdf.pdf

Testing Biopsy and Cytology Specimens for Cancer

... be felt, the needle can be guided while being watched on an imaging test such
as an ultrasound or CT ... Intra-operative consultation (frozen section) ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003185-pdf.pdf

Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)

... The needle is usually guided into place using ultrasound or CT ... Other radiation
techniques such as intra-operative radiation therapy (IORT) and ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003084-pdf.pdf

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

... J Ultrasound in Medicine. ... Nipple-sparing mastectomy in association with intra
operative radiotherapy (ELIOT): A new type of mastectomy for breast ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002992-pdf.pdf