Sonography of the eye

Deepak G. Bedi, Daniel S. Gombos, Chaan S. Ng, Sanjay Singh

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OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this study is to show how sonography can reveal pathology of the eye and to highlight its usefulness as a simple and cost-effective tool in investigating eye symptoms. CONCLUSION. The cystic nature of the eye, its superficial location, and high-frequency transducers make it possible to clearly show normal anatomy and pathology such as tumors, retinal detachment, vitreous hemorrhage, foreign bodies, and vascular malformations. Sonography is useful as a treatment follow-up technique because it has no adverse effects. Sonography is well tolerated by patients and relatively easy to perform for those familiar with real-time sonography.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1061-1072
Number of pages12
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 2006


  • Eye sonography
  • Ocular imaging
  • Ocular melanoma
  • Ocular sonography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology


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