This test uses sound waves to create images of the structures in the head.
An ultrasound of the head uses sound waves to create images of the structures in the head, such as the brain.
A healthcare provider may order this test:
Here are some things you should know before having an ultrasound.
During the test, a technician will move a probe over the head.
The costs for this test include the charge for the test (facility charge) and physician charges (for performing or interpreting the test). You may get separate bills from the facility and the physician's office.
What should I ask my healthcare provider before having this test?
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