Section Of Ultrasonography

  Contact Number: 711-41-41 loc 531

The section of ulrasonography offers comprehensive, sonographic imaging examinations interpreted by a competent team of radiologists duly accredited by the Philippine college of radiology and the Ultrasound Society of the Philippines

Our ultrasound machines include a GE logiq 7 and GE logiq 9 machine, including a portable GE logiq book for examinations done outside the department.

The ultrasound department is open from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Mondays to Saturdays and offers the following examinations:

  • Whole abdomen
  • Partial studies of the abdomen
  • Hepatobiliary tree (includes liver, pancreas, gallbladder and biliary tree)
  • Upper abdomen (includes hepatobiliary tree and spleen)
  • Lower abdomen (includes uterus and ovaries/prostate and urinary bladder)
  • Kidney and urinary bladder
  • Thyroid
  • Breast
  • Gynecologic Examinations
  • Transvaginal or transabdominal ultrasound of the pelvis
  • Biophysical Profile with Sex determination
  • Chest sonogram
  • Intracranial sonogram
  • Testicular ultrasound – with or without Doppler
  • Special procedures performed include:
  • Ultrasound guided biopsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Paracentesis

Preparation for sonographic examination:

Whole abdomen/ Upper abdomen

- 8 hours fasting , from 12 AM to 8 AM ( 6 hours for 6 years and below)

Lower abdomen and pelvis

- full bladder

Trans-rectal examination

- Bowel preparation, Take 2 tablets of bisacodyl before bedtime