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  • Echocardiography and Other Ultrasound Procedures
  • Two-Dimensional Echocardiography

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    Two-dimensional echocardiography provides a moving image of the heart. Near the center, the heart can be seen beating, and the heart valves can be seen opening and closing.

    (Video from Center for Biomedical Communications, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University.)

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