Ultrasonic examination of upper and lower limb veins (vein ultrasonography) is a study of the structure and permeability of veins their valves, and blood flow in the limb runoff vessels.
INDICATIONS FOR VEIN ULTRASONOGRAPHY
Vein ultrasonography is a highly diagnostically valuable technique enabling the diagnosis of thrombophlebitis and varicose vein dilation. This study is a part of the examination program which precedes surgical treatment of veins.
There are no absolute contraindications.
PREPARING FOR VEIN ULTRASONOGRAPHY
No special preparation of the patient is required.
HOW CAN I GET VEIN ULTRASONOGRAPHY AT THE RCMC
To be eligible for the examination, the patient must have a physician’s referral
- Please call the Contact Center and book an appointment for the examination
- You need to complete and sign a paid service contract at the Reception (present a physician's referral to the receptionist)
- Pay the bill at the RCMC pay office, or through the ERIP electronic system
- Get the examination at the appointed time.