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SEATTLE, WA - September 29, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the worldwide leader in hand-carried ultrasound technology, joined today with leading medical societies in speaking out against the non-medical practice of "keepsake ultrasounds." "The AIUM and other medical societies have been very concerned that so called "entertainment or keepsake sonograms" performed outside a diagnostic facility with no medical supervision represent an inappropriate use of ultrasound technology and are contrary to responsible medical practice," said Lewis H. Nelson, III, MD, RDMS, president of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM). "We commend Sonosite for its support in discouraging the improper use of ultrasound technology." The AIUM is a leading accrediting body for medical ultrasound facilities and laboratories. The multidisciplinary organization represents over 9,000 medical professionals utilizing diagnostic ultrasound including radiologists, cardiologists, interventionalists, surgeons, vascular specialists, OB/Gyns, sonographers and scientists. Other medical societies expressing concern about the commercial, non-medical use of ultrasound are the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS).

BOTHELL, WA - September 17, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the leader in high performance, hand-carried ultrasound, today announced that it will present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York on Wednesday, September 29, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. (EDT). The presentation will include a review of the company's business strategy and historical financial results.A live audio-only webcast of the presentation will be broadcast via the Internet. Those interested in listening to the webcast will find a link to the webcast registration page on Sonosite's website at http://www.sonosite.com/ . An archived replay of the presentation will also be available approximately one hour following the live presentation and will be available for 30 days. About SonositeSonosite, 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 netwok 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.

SEATTLE, September 10, 2004 - The Association for Corporate Growth, Seattle Chapter, announced today that it has awarded the ACG Seattle Regional Emerging Growth Award to Quinton Cardiology Systems, Inc. and Sonosite, Inc. The awards were presented at an ACG Seattle event at the Washington Athletic Club on September 8, 2004. Quinton CEO John Hinson and Sonosite CEO Kevin Goodwin spoke at the event, which was taped and televised on TVW - Washington State's Public Affairs Network.Every year the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG Global) presents the Outstanding Growth Award and the Emerging Company Award to two companies, honoring them for sustained excellence in corporate growth and financial performance. This year, for the very first time, ACG Seattle established a regional award and nominated two firms for the ACG Global Emerging Company Award.This award recognized companies for superior growth for at least the last three years, and is awarded to qualifying companies with revenues under $500 million in the most recent fiscal year.

Mediwatch to Distribute Sonosite Products to UK Urology MarketSonosite Technology to be Incorporated into Mediwatch's Prostate Assessment ProductLONDON, September 2, 2004 - Sonosite Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the worldwide leader in high performance, hand-carried ultrasound, announced today that Sonosite, Ltd., the Company's United Kingdom (UK) subsidiary, has entered into two distribution and supply agreements with Mediwatch Plc., (LSE:MDW.L) a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of advanced urological primary care products for the screening, diagnosis and assessment of urological disease and disorders. Under the terms of the first agreement, Mediwatch will become an authorised distributor of Sonosite's hand-carried ultrasound systems for the UK urology market. Pursuant to the second agreement, Sonosite will supply Mediwatch with its TITAN ultrasound technology to be incorporated into Mediwatch's proprietary 'One Stop' Prostate Assessment System, which is currently under development and Mediwatch intends to market worldwide when completed. Mediwatch's 'One Stop' Prostate Assessment System is designed to provide the physician with a complete system for the diagnosis and assessment of prostate health in the clinic and will include imaging, urinalysis and blood testing capabilities.

SEATTLE - August 11, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the worldwide leader in high-performance, hand-carried ultrasound technology, today announced that it has entered into a multi-year agreement with Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) under which Boston Scientific's Oncology Division will serve as the exclusive distributor of Sonosite's iLook ultrasound systems for select U.S. vascular access and interventional markets. The agreement covers U.S. distribution of Sonosite's iLook 15 and iLook 25 hand-carried ultrasound systems for the guidance of medical procedures such as placement of intravenous catheters, ports and other long-dwelling implants for interventional radiology, nephrology, oncology and general/vascular surgery applications. It is expected that Boston Scientific will begin distribution later in the third quarter upon completion of transfer of sub-distribution rights pursuant to Sonosite's contracts with hospital purchasing organizations. The agreement extends through 2008 with the option for renewal. Weighing only 3 pounds, the all-digital iLook system is specifically designed...

BOTHELL, WA, August 2, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the leader in high-performance, hand-carried ultrasound, today announced that, in accordance with Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 4350, a non-officer employee was granted inducement stock options for 15,000 shares of common stock on July 27, 2004. These options were granted pursuant to Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 4350 (i)(1)(A)(iv). Each option has been classified as a non-qualified stock option, has an exercise price equal to the fair market value on the grant date, has a ten-year term, and vests 25% on the one year anniversary of the option grant date with an additional 2.0833% vested each month thereafter, with 100% being vested and exercisable four years from the option grant date.About SonositeSonosite, 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 netwok 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.

International Revenue increases 81%TITAN Sales Exceed 60% of Worldwide RevenueJapan Distribution Agreement Signed for iLook 25 BOTHELL, WA, July 29, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the leader in high performance, hand-carried ultrasound, today announced significantly improved results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2004 as compared with the second quarter of 2003. Worldwide revenue in the second quarter of 2004 grew 30% to $26.1 million compared with $20.1 million in the second quarter of 2003. For the first half of 2004, the Company's total revenue grew 33% to $49.6 million compared with $37.3 million for the first half of the prior year. Year-over-year, changes in foreign currency rates increased the revenue growth rate by two percentage points for the second quarter and three percentage points for the first half. For the second quarter of 2004, Sonosite reported a net loss of $64,000, or approximately breakeven on a per...

SEATTLE, WA, July 29, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the leader in high-performance, hand-carried ultrasound, and Nippon Sherwood Medical Industries Ltd., Japan's leading manufacturer of central venous catheters (CVCs), announced today that they have signed a two-year distribution agreement for the Japanese vascular access market. Under the terms of the agreement, Nippon Sherwood will become the exclusive distributor of Sonosite's iLook' 25 system for the vascular access market in Japan. Weighing only 3 pounds (1.4kg.), the all-digital iLook 25 system is specifically designed to provide fast, accurate guidance for vascular access. The alliance will leverage Nippon Sherwood's strong distribution channels to deliver the iLook25 system to catheterization labs, surgical suites, critical care units and other point-of-care locations where catheters and lines for vascular access are placed. "We are excited about the growing opportunity for the Sonosite iLook 25 product in Japan," said Seiji Kato, general manager of Sales and Marketing of Nippon Sherwood. "The use of ultrasound guidance for vascular line placement has been shown to improve patient safety and comfort associated with these interventional procedures and is becoming standard medical practice in the United States and United Kingdom. We look forward to working with Sonosite to pioneer this market in Japan and establishing the iLook 25 system as the new standard of care for CVC procedures in this country."

Conference Call Accessible Via Live WebcastBOTHELL, WA, July 16, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the leader in high-performance, hand-carried ultrasound, today announced that the Company will report its second quarter financial results on Thursday, July 29, 2004 at the close of market and hold a conference call at 1:30 pm PDT/4:30 pm EDT to discuss its second quarter performance, outlook for 2004 and current corporate developments. The call will be broadcast live and can be accessed via the "Investors" Section of Sonosite's website at www.sonosite.com . A replay of the audio webcast will be available beginning July 29, 2004, 4:30 pm (PDT) until August 13, 2004, 12:00 midnight (PDT) by dialing (719) 457 0820 or toll-free (888) 203 1112. The confirmation code (589270) is required to access the replay. The call will be also archived on Sonosite's website at http://ir.sonosite.com/ . About Sonosite

BOTHELL, WA, June 30, 2004 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), the worldwide leader in high-performance, hand-carried ultrasound, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement for Japan with Aloka Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese manufacturer and distributor of ultrasound systems. The agreement names Aloka as Sonosite's exclusive distributor for TITAN, the Company's newest generation of high performance, hand-carried ultrasound systems, for all of Japan's clinical ultrasound markets, including cardiology, abdominal, vascular, Ob/gyn and emergency medicine. "This agreement brings together two leaders in ultrasound," said Mr. Yoshihiro Yoshikawa, President, Aloka Co. Ltd. "Hand-carried ultrasound is Japan's most rapidly growing ultrasound market. Aloka is fully committed to optimizing this major opportunity through this strategic alliance with Sonosite and to bringing the finest hand-carried ultrasound available to Japan's medical practitioners."