Color Doppler is an ultrasound-based diagnostic imaging technique used to visualize subcutaneous body structures including tendons, muscles, joints, vessels and internal organs for possible Pathology or Lesions. Colour Doppler is also used for the following applications:-
- Carotid Colour Doppler to detect risk of stroke and paralysis by evaluating the vessels in the neck that supply blood to the brain. Peripherial Arterial Colour Doppler.
- Peripherial Venous Colour Doppler for detection of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT).
- Renal Doppler (especially for hypertensive patients and diabetics).