Paediatric Echocardiogram (Echo)

What Is An Paediatric Echocardiogram?

  • A paediatric echocardiogram is an ultrasound examination on the heart performed on a child.

 

What To Expect

  • Your child will be asked to remove any top clothing and lie on the bed. You may sit with them on the echocardiogram couch. The test will last roughly 30minutes.

 

Results

  • The sonographer is not permitted to discuss the results of the ultrasound with you. Results will be available at your referring doctor’s practice the following day.