The use of high-resolution linear ultrasound probes with the concomitant application of THI and cross-beam technique with SRI facilitates the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis. The employment of these new ultrasound modalities is an advantage in distinguishing the veins from the surrounding tissue structures and helps in evaluating the compressibility of venous vessels.
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