[Value of the use of ultrasonics in the diagnosis of aneurysms of the abdominal aorta].

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An account is given of the basic theory underlying the use of ultrasounds in the diagnosis of dilatation of the abdominal aorta, and its practical value. The limitations of physical examination and vacuum radiography, and the contraindications, inconveniences and risks associated with aortography are points in favour of echography. The salient features of… (More)

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@article{Settembrini1979ValueOT, title={[Value of the use of ultrasonics in the diagnosis of aneurysms of the abdominal aorta].}, author={Piergiorgio G. Settembrini and Paul Resta and Mike Tudor and Giovanni Battista Nardelli and Giorgio Spreafico and Franca Sandei and G Zamburlini and Alessandra Ambrosini}, journal={Minerva chirurgica}, year={1979}, volume={34 4}, pages={235-50} }