Ultrasound is the use of sound waves to generate images of internal body structures.
Your veterinarian may have requested an ultrasound exam of your pet for one of the following reasons:
1. Cancer staging
2. Weight loss with no change in eating habits 3. Chronic infections 4. Abnormal blood work
5. Vomiting or diarrhea that has lasted for a long time
7. Change in urinary habits 8. Fluid in chest or abdomen