Ultrasound vs. Sonogram

Ultrasound vs. Sonogram — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Ultrasound and Sonogram

Ultrasoundnoun

Ultrasonic sound.

Sonogramnoun

An image, as of a fetus in utero or an internal body organ, produced by ultrasonography. Also called sonograph, ultrasonogram.

Ultrasoundnoun

The use of ultrasonic waves for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes, specifically to image an internal body structure, monitor a developing fetus, or generate localized deep heat to the tissues.

Sonogramnoun

a medical image produced by ultrasound echo

Ultrasoundnoun

An image produced by ultrasound.

Sonogramnoun

a spectrogram

Ultrasoundnoun

(physics) Sound with a frequency greater than the upper limit of human hearing, which is approximately 20 kilohertz.

Sonogramverb

To perform a sonogram upon.

Ultrasoundnoun

(medicine) The use of ultrasonic waves for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.

Sonogramnoun

an image of a structure that is produced by ultrasonography (reflections of high-frequency sound waves); used to observe fetal growth or to study bodily organs

Ultrasoundverb

(ambitransitive) To treat with ultrasound.

Ultrasoundnoun

very high frequency sound; used in ultrasonography

Ultrasoundnoun

using the reflections of high-frequency sound waves to construct an image of a body organ (a sonogram); commonly used to observe fetal growth or study bodily organs