Acta Scientific Cancer Biology (ASCB) (ISSN: 2582-4473)

Short Communication Volume 7 Issue 5

Contrast Enhance Ultrasonography for Oncology

Adhikari Ganga D1, Mandal Sandip Kumar1, Gyanwali Suman2, Sharma Nitu1, Pandey Shailesh1 and Yadav Ajay Kumar1*

1Department of Radio-diagnosis, Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital, Bharatpur, Nepal
2Department of Radiology, National Academy of Medical Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepal

*Corresponding Author: Yadav Ajay Kumar, Department of Radio-diagnosis, Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital, Bharatpur, Nepal.

Received: June 26, 2023; Published: June 29, 2023

Abstract

Background: Ultrasonography is a diagnostic method for determining the diagnosis of various diseases. It is non-invasive, non-ionizing and very cost effective diagnostic in compare to Computed Tomography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan. Similarly contrast enhanced Ultrasonography (CEUSG) uses contrast agents used intravenously and sometimes intravesically in some cases which improve the diagnostic sensitivity, specificity and accuracy.

Conclusion: Contrast-enhanced Ultrasonography (CEUSG) has a prominent role in lesion characterization with a diagnostic accuracy comparable with CT and MRI scan. CEUSG is a fast, cheap and widely used technique in most of the oncological diseases with additional benefit of lack of nephrotoxicity and radiation.

 Keywords: Contrast-enhanced Ultrasonography (CEUSG); Ultrasound Contrast Agent (UCA); Computed Tomography (CT); Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

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Citation

Citation: Yadav Ajay Kumar., et al. “Contrast Enhance Ultrasonography for Oncology" Acta Scientific Cancer Biology 7.5 (2023): 06-07.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2023 Yadav Ajay Kumar., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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