Ultrasound, also known as sonogram, is a procedure that creates images of what is in the body. This image may include organs, the system and fetus. The procedure is done with the use of an ultrasound machine that makes use of high frequency sound waves. The sound waves reflect what is inside the body. The reflected image is received and captured using a computer. Unlike other imaging tests or procedure, ultrasound is very safe. It is also painless and the only discomfort one may feel is the slight cold from the gel.
Ultrasound is commonly used during pregnancy. During pregnancy, ultrasound is used to determine the condition of the fetus. It is also very effective in determining the age of the baby. It is also used to determine the type of pregnancy, such as multiple pregnancy and if there are birth defects, such as Down syndrome. So if you suddenly found out that you are pregnant and do not know what else to do, you can find a Virginia Beach ultrasound clinic that offers abdominal and vaginal ultrasounds. There is even a Virginia Beach ultrasound clinic offers them for free. And if you are wondering, am i pregnant, the Virginia Beach ultrasound clinic also a Norfolk pregnancy tests clinic so you can get all the help that you need if you think you are pregnant and especially if you are pregnant. The Virginia Beach ultrasound clinic offers one of best abortion help in Virginia Beach because of their free ultrasound service. If you need a good abdominal and vaginal ultrasound clinic, you can therefore contact the clinic to set an appointment.