acoustic streaming

acoustic streaming

[ə′küs·tik ′strēm·iŋ]
(fluid mechanics)
Unidirectional flow currents in a fluid that are due to the presence of sound waves.
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Timmerman and his colleagues assessed two additional variables (the presence of acoustic streaming and ovarian crescent sign) next to several clinical variables, such as pain during examination, he noted.
Proprietary software controls the ultrasound parameters, which in turn allows the device to deliver consistent therapeutic levels of ultrasound energy necessary to achieve acoustic streaming and enhanced clot lysis within the occluded vessel of the brain without the need for a trained sonographer or vascular technician.

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