Multi-Purpose Multi-Tissue Ultrasound Phantom

Model 040GSE
The Standard for Ultrasound Quality Assurance
  • Test the full range of standard diagnostic ultrasound probes (2 MHz to 18 MHz)
  • Dual attenuation design provides challenging testing environment for high sensitivity probes
  • Detachable water wells allow for testing curvilinear and endocavity probes
  • Only general purpose QA phantom on market with elasticity targets
  • Ensure over ten years of reliable use through reinspection and repair services

Includes best in industry four-year warranty

The CIRS Model 040GSE Multi-Purpose, Multi-Tissue Ultrasound Phantom is the most complete solution available for performance and quality assurance testing. Its dual frequency design and detachable water wells allows testing of most transducer shapes – including curvilinear and endocavity – and frequencies. It is also the only QA phantom on the market that provides both elasticity targets and all the standard B-mode imaging test objects.

The phantom is made of CIRS’ proprietary Zerdine ® hydrogel polymer, which has been formulated to provide tissue mimicking properties including compatibility with harmonic imaging. To maximize phantom lifetime, this gel is contained in a rugged ABS plastic housing with a Saran-based laminate membrane.

CIRS ultrasound QA phantoms come standard with a robust housing, carry case, 48-month warranty, and user guide.

US Patent #5196343

Key Tests with Model 040GSE
  • Uniformity
  • Depth of Penetration
  • Beam Profile/ Focal Zone/ Lateral Response Width
  • Vertical Distance Measurement
  • Horizontal Distance Measurement
  • Axial and Lateral Resolution
  • Elevational Resolution
  • Contrast Resolution
  • Grayscale Contrast Sensitivity
  • Elasticity Sensitivity
  • Dead Zone Assessment

Data Sheet

Multi-Purpose, Multi-Tissue Ultrasound Phantom: Data Sheet

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