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Presentation to be webcast BOTHELL, WA - November 2, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced that Kevin M. Goodwin, President and CEO, will present at the 2005 RBC Dain Rauscher Northwest Investor Conference.

The conference will be held in Seattle at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center on Wednesday, November 9, 2005. Mr. Goodwin will present at 9:55 a.m. Investors can access an audio-webcast of Mr. Goodwin's presentation on Sonosite's website http://www.sonosite.com/webcast.html. The webcast will be available beginning November 9, 2005, until 3:30 p.m. (ET) December 10, 2005.

About Sonosite Sonosite, Inc. (www.sonosite.com) is the innovator and world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, with an installed base of more than 20,000 systems. The company, headquartered near Seattle, Washington, is represented by eight subsidiaries and a global distribution network in over 75 countries. Approximately half of the company's revenues are generated from international markets. Sonosite's small, lightweight systems are expanding the use of ultrasound across the clinical spectrum by cost-effectively bringing high performance ultrasound to the point of patient care. The company employs 470 people worldwide.

BOTHELL, WA - October 5, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, has been named to Deloitte's prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for Washington State, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the area by Deloitte & Touche LLP, one of the nation's leading professional services organizations. Rankings are based on the percentage revenue growth during a five-year span from 2000-2004. \

\"Since its inception in 1998, Sonosite has been the leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing hand-carried ultrasound systems for medical specialists across the clinical spectrum," said Kevin M.Goodwin, Sonosite President and CEO. "Our portfolio of hand-carried ultrasound systems provides medical professionals with the high-quality image they need to deliver rapid and appropriate care wherever the patient may be.

"Our newest product, the MicroMaxx system, represents the crossover point between hand-carried and cart based ultrasound systems. Its unique microchip technology, small footprint, high image quality and ruggedness together represent the spirit of creativity and innovation at Sonosite that I believe has driven our growth and earned the company its place on the Deloitte Fast 50."

Appointment Deepens Board€™s Industry and Financial Expertise BOTHELL, WA - September 22, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced the appointment of Carmen L. Diersen, 45, executive vice president and CFO of American Medical Systems Holding, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMMD) to its board of directors. "We are delighted to welcome Carmen to our board," said Kevin M. Goodwin, Sonosite President and CEO.

"Her extensive global experience with leading medical device companies and broad financial expertise will be an important asset to Sonosite as we execute our growth strategies." Ms. Diersen joined American Medical Systems (AMS) in 2004 as executive vice president and assumed the office of chief financial officer that same year. AMS, headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, is the world€™s leading independent company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing medical devices that restore male and female pelvic health.

Northwest Medical Device & Biotechnology Forum and UBS Global Life Sciences Conference BOTHELL, WA - September 14, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced that Mike Schuh, Chief Financial Officer, and Anne Bugge, Vice President of Corporate Affairs, will present at the Northwest Medical Device & Biotechnology Investor Forum at 10:00 a.m.

(ET) on Tuesday, September 20, 2005 at the Harvard Club of New York City. The forum is hosted by Delafield Hambrecht and WBBA. Sonosite also announced that Kevin M. Goodwin, President and CEO, will present at the 2005 UBS Global Life Sciences Conference at 12:30 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday, September 28 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. Investors can access an audio-webcast of Mr. Goodwin's presentation on Sonosite's website. The webcast will be available beginning September 28, 2005, until 3:30 p.m. (ET) October 29, 2005.

About Sonosite Headquartered near Seattle, Washington, Sonosite ( www.sonosite.com ) is represented by seven subsidiaries and a global distribution network in over 75 countries. Sonosite's small, lightweight systems are expanding the use of ultrasound across the clinical spectrum by cost-effectively bringing high performance ultrasound to the point of patient care. The company employs approximately 450 people worldwide.

BOTHELL, WA - September 12, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO) , the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced it has signed a distribution agreement for the veterinary market with Aloka Co., Ltd., a leading manufacturer and distributor of ultrasound systems. The agreement names Aloka as Sonosite€™s non-exclusive veterinary distributor in the U.S. for Sonosite€™s portfolio of high performance, hand-carried ultrasound systems through 2007. "This is our second distribution agreement with Aloka, which is also a key partner for us in Japan€™s clinical markets," said Kevin M. Goodwin, President and CEO.

"The same attributes that make Sonosite systems valuable across a range of medical settings - performance, size, and durability - make our systems ideal for a broad range of veterinary applications as well. Aloka, with over a decade of successful experience in the U.S. veterinary ultrasound market, is a natural distribution choice. This agreement is an important step to regaining our momentum in the veterinary market, following the termination of a former veterinary distribution arrangement late last year."

Leading Health Care Group Purchasing Organization Adds State-of-Art Hand-Carried Ultrasound Systems to its National Contract PortfolioBOTHELL, WA - August 30, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced it has signed a three-year, dual-source supply agreement with Novation for portable and vascular access ultrasound equipment and accessories. Novation is the supply company of VHA Inc. and the University Health System Consortium (UHC), two national health care alliances that serve approximately 2,500 health care providers nationwide. "We awarded this agreement to Sonosite based on member surveys, the recommendation of our member-based Diagnostic Imaging Capital Equipment task force and a public competitive bid process," said Cynthia Longueville, Novation senior product manager. "Novation looks forward to working with Sonosite to provide VHA and UHC members products that offer the best combination of quality, service and value."

BOTHELL, WA - August 10, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, announced today the appointment of Graham D. Cox as Vice President of its international business. Henry (Skip) A. Krause, who has led Sonosite's international division for the past two years, is resigning his position for personal family reasons, effective September 12, 2005."Skip has made significant contributions to expanding our presence into new international markets and successfully re-engineered our distribution in Japan," said Kevin M. Goodwin, Sonosite President and CEO. "We appreciate his efforts and wish Skip and his family all the best in the future.""We are fortunate to have an executive of Graham Cox's caliber and ultrasound experience who is well qualified to immediately assume leadership of our international business," Goodwin said. "Graham's proven leadership in establishing and growing our operations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, provides an excellent base from which to lead and maintain our strong momentum in international markets."

BOTHELL, WA - July 29, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced the appointments of Thomas J. Dugan as Senior Vice President, Marketing and Robert L. Massa as Vice President, Corporate Accounts.Mr. Dugan brings 24 years of experience in marketing, sales, business development and operations in the medical device industry to Sonosite. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors for RITA Medical Systems, a medical device company focused on innovative oncology therapies, and a consultant to several medical device companies. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Dugan was President of InterVascular, Inc., a subsidiary of Datascope Corporation and was a corporate officer of Datascope. He also served as corporate vice president of business development for Datascope from 2001 to 2002. From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Dugan was vice president of marketing for United States Surgical, a division of Tyco Healthcare, and responsible for their Auto Suture and USS/D&G Suture businesses. From 1996 to 1999, he headed business development for United States Surgical during a period when it made numerous acquisitions, investments and divestitures. Mr. Dugan has held management positions in sales, marketing and international with C.R. Bard, Puritan-Bennett and Johnson & Johnson.

Company begins on schedule delivery of third generation product to hospitals and physicians worldwide following successful second quarter launch BOTHELL, WA - June 17, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced it has begun worldwide shipments of its MicroMaxx ultrasound system, the company€™s third generation hand-carried product. The MicroMaxx system, at less than eight pounds and the size of a laptop computer, delivers image resolution and performance comparable to costly, conventional cart-based ultrasound systems weighing over 200 pounds.

This unprecedented power in a hand-carried configuration provides medical professionals with unmatched flexibility and efficiency in utilizing ultrasound in both hospital and office-based settings. "Over the last several weeks we have introduced the MicroMaxx system to physicians, sonographers and hospital administrators across the medical spectrum in the US and international markets," said Kevin M. Goodwin, Sonosite President and CEO.

"Although still in...

Revolutionary Combination of Cost, Performance and Size Promises to Bring Benefits of Ultrasound to More Doctors and Patients Customer Shipments to begin in June BOTHELL, WA - April 18, 2005 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, today announced the worldwide launch of its MicroMaxx„¢ ultrasound system, the company's third generation hand-carried product. The MicroMaxx system, at less than eight pounds and the size of a laptop computer, delivers image resolution and performance comparable to costly, conventional cart-based ultrasound systems weighing over 200 pounds. This unprecedented power in a hand-carried configuration provides caregivers with unmatched flexibility and efficiency in utilizing ultrasound in both hospital and office-based settings.