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1

What does blue mean on USS?

Blood moving away from the probe

2

What does red mean on USS?

Blood moving towards the probe

3

What is the appearance of bone on USS?

Hyperechoic periosteum with acoustic shade below

4

How can you tell the difference between an artery & vein on USS?

Artery is pulsatile, vein is not Vein can be compressed but artery can't be

5

Nerves can be difficult to differentiate from what on USS?

Tendons

6

What is the starred structure?

Muscle

7

What is the starred structure?

USS Bone

8

What is the starred structure?

Fluid