Ultrasound scanning is one of the most common medical tests used to capture the images of internal body structures by using high-frequency sound waves. The procedure is also referred to as sonography and is highly preferable by doctors since it does not use radiation as such it is considered a safe method for diagnosis. Primarily, an ultrasound scan is non-invasive as the device works outside the body with the only requirement being a focus on the organs that are being diagnosed. However, some situations call for an internal ultrasound scan where the device is inserted into your body for a more unobstructed view of specific organs and special examination.

At Intermountain Medical Imaging you can receive medical imaging which is performed by certified sonographers under controlled environments. Primarily, the method for conducting the tests involves the application of gel to the skin before the hand-held transducer is gently moved around …