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What does a "TTE W/DOPPLER, COMPLETE" entail? I had an echocardiogram

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What does a "TTE W/DOPPLER, COMPLETE" entail?

I had an echocardiogram performed, and the bill came back as "TTE W/DOPPLER, COMPLETE". I have found information on the internet indicating that doppler involves sticking a probe down the esophagus during the test. But this was not done, it was just the standard moving probes around my chest as I lay there.

Please clarify. Thank you.

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TTE W/DOPPLER means Trans Thoracic Echocardiography with Doppler.

Doppler can be done by the echo machine --- and echo (and hence doppler) can be done both via Transthoracic way as well as Tranesophageal route.


I hope this clarifies and answers your question.

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