Ultrasound Physics and Specialty Registry Exam Education, Training, and CME
Module 10 begins with an introduction to implant indications, placement, types and complications. The
sonographic appearance of implants is presented with a review of specific propagation speed artifacts found with
breast implants. The integrity assessment of breast implants covers mammographic appearance, deflation, and
risk of rupture. Both intracapsular and extracapsular rupture and silicone adenopathy with associated sonographic
features are demonstrated through cases.
Core Concepts: 60 min
Focus Sessions: 45 min