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Ultrasound in Urgent Pathologies: development, interest and limits

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 13 January 2022

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  • Guest Editor

    Dr. Radhouane AchourE-MailWebsite

    Associate professor in Gynecology Obstetric Faculty of medicine Tunis; Tunis El Manar University Associate professor, Emergency Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics in maternity and neonatology center Tunis Tunisia.

    Interests: Rare Diseases in gynecology, Prenatal diagnosis and Clinical sexology

Special Issue Information

Ultrasound has seen gigantic technical progress in recent years. This is a frequent and accessible paraclinical examination required for the exploration of several pathologies. 

Ultrasound, thanks to its accessibility, its low cost and its harmlessness, becomes a very practical tool for many practitioners in different specialties such as: anesthetist, radiologist, gynecologists and especially in urgent pathologies.

Gynecological emergencies are the prime example of a systematic use of ultrasound, and hydrosonography represents a technical advance in ultrasound which in many cases meets the demands of obstetrician gynecologists for pelvic exploration, in particular the uterine cavity. 

It is through this special issue that I appeal to all these practitioners to share their experience with this tool, especially in urgent pathologies. These experiences which will be very enriching for us; will make it possible to exchange and refine its indications and to bypass any possible complications.


Ultrasound, Urgent Pathologies, Gynecological emergencies, Anesthetist, Radiologist, Gynecologists

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Open Access Special Issue

Diagnostic accuracy of bedside ultrasonography in COVID-19 suspected patients admitted to the emergency department

Ramazan Guven,Ramazan Unal,Burcu Genc Yavuz,Ertugrul Ak,Gokhan Eyupoglu,Salih Fettahoglu,Basar Cander

DOI: 10.22514/sv.2021.116

(This article belongs to the Special Issue Ultrasound in Urgent Pathologies: development, interest and limits)

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