Ultrasound - Exclusions

Exclusions

Our exculsions for the community ultrasound service are:

  • Ultrasound guided procedures
  • Obstetric care
  • Children under the age of 18
  • Cancer – any patient with suspected cancer who meets the 2 week wait criteria should be referred via the 2 week wait pathway
  • Scans for the following:
    • Breast
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Chest
    • Ophthalmology
    • Thyroid
    • Superficial masses or lumps in the neck, or groin
    • Skin/ dermal lesions