The 3 -D echo technique is used to capture three -dimensional views of heart structure with greater detail than a 2-D echo. The live or real-time images allow for a more accurate assessment of heart function by using measurements taken while the heart is beating .3D ECHO shows enhanced views of the hearts anatomy.
Procedures : three dimensional (3D echocardiography) is done in the following manner:
Instructions to the patients : the patient needs to strictly follow the below-mentioned rules:
End results of the test : this type of test is usually done to detect the following :
Importance of this test : the test results are important to the cardiologists and surgeon in the following way: