Ultrasound Anatomy II

Course Overview

Course Code: DGMS-244

Department: Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Credit Hours: 5.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

This course is a continuation of DGMS 243. This course introduces the student to the sonographic anatomy as it relates to obstetrical imaging. Normal anatomy and physiology with different anomalies/abnormalities are discussed. Pathology of the female pelvis is discussed and basic breast sonography is also addressed. Superficial structures are discussed in regards to normal and abnormal thyroid, scrotum, and prostrate ultrasound. Retroperitoneum, gastrointestinal, abdominal wall, and muscular structures are discussed with normal verses abnormal anatomy. This course utilizes sonographic terminology as descriptors when discussing normal and abnormal anatomy. This also reinforces the basic patient care environment. Equipment technical factors are discussed regarding harmonic imaging and the use of 3D/4D capabilities. Prerequisite: Successful completion of DGMS 243 with C or better or with approval of instructor or Academic Dean

Course Schedule


Term: Spring 2025

Section Name: DGMS-244-HY01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 15

Faculty Name: C. Hoffmann

Min Credits: 5.00

Comments: This class is for accepted DGMS students only. Classes meet partially on KC's main campus and partially online

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