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Ultrasound assessment of endometriosis

ByBill Smith

Improvements in transducer design and performance as well as new signal processing algorithms have resulted in higher-resolution G-S imaging. Developments such as compound resolution/focusing (CRI), speckle reduction (SRI) and harmonic (HI) imaging functions produce far greater tissue detail and the ability to visualise ovarian and pelvic lesions in the order of only a few millimetres size.