Digital A-Scan & B-Scan Ultrasonography


B-scan is a high-frequency ocular ultrasound that produces a cross-sectional image of the eye and the space behind the eye. The B-scan is also known as:

  • Echography – eye orbit
  • Ultrasound – eye orbit
  • Ocular ultrasonography
  • Orbital ultrasonography

Purpose Of The B-Scan

The B-scan enables eye care professionals to accurately diagnose and evaluate a wide range of eye conditions including:

  • Cataracts
  • Retinal detachment
  • Tissue damage
  • Inflammation
  • Vitreous hemorrhage
  • Tumor
  • Suspected foreign body
  • Eye trauma
  • Eye pain
  • Lens dislocation

Advantages Of The B-Scan

The B-scan provides numerous advantages over comparable ocular imaging systems. They include:

  • Images of the eye can be obtained from all patients
  • Accurate results
  • Painless procedure

The accuracy of B-scan imaging allows eye care professionals to precisely determine the severity of the patient’s condition, ensuring that patients receive the care they need.

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