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What does TEE stand for?

TEE stands for Transesophageal Echocardiography

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After a historical perspective of 3D echocardiography, opening chapters deal with the integration of 3D echocardiography in routine clinical practice, overview the different 3D transesophageal echocardiography systems, and review normal mitral valve anatomy and measurements.
About 110 chapters are divided into 14 sections on cardiac conditions such as prosthetic heart valve disease, intraoperative echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, and coronary artery disease.
Other modalities such as transthoracic or transesophageal echocardiography or MRI may be superior for evaluating cardiac masses, cardiomyopathy, or ischemic heart disease, but the ability to obtain a comprehensive evaluation from one sitting using CT can be very advantageous for both the patient and physician--especially in the emergency department setting.