Ultrasound - Scan Types

Please see Scan Type Triage Tips for more detail

General = Abdo/Renal/Aorta

  • Abdomen Ultrasound = to include detailed assessment of the liver, gall bladder, CBD, pancreas, spleen, abdominal aorta and kidneys
  • Renal Ultrasound = to include detailed assessment of the kidneys and bladder (and abdominal aorta in over 50s)
  • Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound = to included assessment and measurement of abdominal aorta and kidneys
  • Abdomen and Renal Ultrasound = to include detailed assessment of the liver, gall bladder, CBD, pancreas, spleen, abdominal aorta and kidneys and bladder.

Abdomen and Pelvis scans for female patients only

Pelvic

  • Female Pelvic Ultrasound TA and TV scans = to include assessment of uterus, endometrium, ovaries and both adnexa​

Abdo and Pelvis

  • Abdomen and Pelvis = To include detailed assessment of the liver, gall bladder, CBD, pancreas, spleen, abdominal aorta, uterus, endometrium, ovaries and both adnexa. 

Abdomen and Pelvis scans for female patients only

Musculoskeletal (MSK)

  • Musculoskeletal (MSK) Ultrasound = to include assessment of a specific body area/ limb, in addition joints, hernias or lumps and bumps can be assessed (exclusions include lymph node assessment, breast and neck)

Testes

  • Testes Ultrasound = to include detailed assessment of testes and epididymi, please note for query hernia choose MSK ultrasound.