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Measurement of the speed of sound in follicular fluid.

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BACKGROUND: Measurement of ovarian follicles by ultrasound is common practice in fertility treatment. However, the effect of the speed of sound is not taken into account. We present results from a study aimed at measuring this. METHODS: The speed of sound was measured in samples of follicular fluid aspirated from patients undergoing fertility treatment. The transmitted and received pulses from a single element ultrasound transducer were recorded using a digital oscilloscope for a pulse passed...

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10.1093/humrep/deh591

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
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Author
Journal:
Human reproduction (Oxford, England) More from this journal
Volume:
20
Issue:
2
Pages:
497-500
Publication date:
2005-02-01
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EISSN:
1460-2350
ISSN:
0268-1161
Language:
English
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pubs:62466
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uuid:a0d13803-acc0-4b9d-8459-c435cc01f705
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pubs:62466
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62466
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2013-11-17

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