ABSolu ultrasound platform: a useful tool for ophthalmological diagnostics Review article

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Agnieszka Jaszczuk
Maciej Gawęcki


Ultrasound examination of the eyeball has been performed in ophthalmological clinics on an everyday basis for a few decades. During that time, dramatic technological progress has been made, enabling high-resolution ultrasound scans with a large focusing zone. This paper presents the diagnostic possibilities of the new Quantel Medical ABSolu ultrasound platform and its utility in ophthalmological practice.

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Jaszczuk A, Gawęcki M. ABSolu ultrasound platform: a useful tool for ophthalmological diagnostics. Ophthatherapy [Internet]. 2020Jun.30 [cited 2020Oct.21];7(2):136-41. Available from: https://journalsmededu.pl/index.php/ophthatherapy/article/view/1041
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