Doppler ultrasound exam of an arm or leg

Definition of Doppler ultrasound exam of an arm or leg

This test uses ultrasound to examine the blood flow in the major arteries and veins in the arms and legs.

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Benjamin Taragin M.D., Department of Radiology, Montefiore Medical Center Bronx, N.Y. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 5/13/2010

Doppler ultrasonography of an extremity

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