Explanation Of The Results Of Liver Ultrasound Examination?
… the results of my brother’s ultrasound surface of his liver is slippery … Is that liver still good?
Hello, thanks for the question.
Ultrasound is one of the examination tools that uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of the inside of the body. Ultrasound is used as a tool to help make a diagnosis, monitor the condition of the fetus, surgical aids, and so forth. Abdominal ultrasound is used to examine organs in the stomach, such as the liver, spleen, kidney, bile, pancreas, intestine, and other abdominal organs. On ultrasound examination, which is assessed from the liver is:
Surface of the liver, normally smooth or flat. A problematic liver, the surface can be uneven / irregular or nodules.
Edge of the heart, normally sharp.
Echolevel or liver density, normally isoecho
To ascertain whether the liver is good or not, can not only be seen from the results of the ultrasound examination, but also from the results of history taking and direct clinical examination on patients. Therefore, you should consult a doctor about the results of the examination, the doctor will match the results of an ultrasound examination with clinical conditions that occur. To maintain a healthy heart condition, you should eat healthy and nutritious foods, avoid drinking alcoholic beverages, maintain ideal body weight, adequate fluid needs, adequate rest, and avoid smoking.
Thus, hopefully useful.