The following recommendations are paraphrases of documents published by several national and international organizations, including the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine, British Society for Medical Ultrasound, and World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, and have not been endorsed as such in toto by any official body in the United States:
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