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Ultrasound has been used in veterinary medicine is a powerful diagnostic tool with many uses beyond evaluating pregnancy. Ultrasound uses sound waves to form a picture of the interior of the body without using radiation.  Applications for ultrasound in veterinary medicine include:

  • Pregnancy evaluation
  • Evaluating cardiac function
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Abdominal masses
  • Vomiting/diarrhea
  • Abnormal urination