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Renal Ultrasound

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by Carmack A

(Ultrasound, Renal)


Reasons for Test

The test is done to look for:
The test is also done to look at:
  • Kidneys before doing a renal biopsy , which removes tissue from the kidney for examination
  • Blood flow to the kidneys using a Doppler ultrasound
Urinary System with Stones
kidney stone and urinary system
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National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

National Kidney Foundation



Health Canada

The Kidney Foundation of Canada



Imaging of the urinary tract. National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse website. Available at: Updated May 24, 2012. Accessed July 16, 2013.


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