VASCULAR DOPPLER

Doppler ultrasound is a test that uses sound waves to measure the amount of blood flow through your arteries and veins.It is mostly done to see for the  blood supple  to your arms and legs. Vascular Doppler can detect abnormal flow within an artery or blood vessel.

 

The area on which the test is performed is exposed  and the transducer of the ultrasound machine is used to interrogate the  blood vessel . No needles or cuts are made , The test is totally non –invasive

It takes about ½ to 1 hr to complete the test