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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Nothing: This is a frequent finding. I see it on almost every report.

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sounds like a cyst: Without seeing the entire report and images we can not interpret the results. It sounds like they are describing a very small 2 centimeter ovarian cys ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Interpretation: It is not possible to draw conclusions based on isolated aspects of a radiology study. It is very common to find a trace amount of fluid in the cut de ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Alexander
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cyst: The cyst may resolve by itself with no particular intervention. I would recommend a follow up ultrasound in 1 - 2 months. Sometimes they will resolve ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Water: Free fluid is typically water. The lining of your abdominal contents are slippery (your bowel, the lining of your organs) and it's thus wet inside yo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Trace: Most often trace amounts of fluid in various parts of the body are insignificant, but I don't know in what part of the body the cul du sac your refer ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: Could be normal fluid. Ruptured ovarian cyst as well. Follow up for exam if persistent
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Based on setting: During pregnancy, it is not unusual to see "debris" in the amniotic fluid during ultrasound. This is likely related to vernix - a cheesy substane pro ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Where?: Where is this seen? Is this on plain x-ray or a CT scan? Need much more detailed clinical information. Could mean anything from air & fluid in a u ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Malignancy: In your age group (27 is correct, yes?) not terribly high for malignancy but not out of the question. benign tumor (non-cancer) or functional cyst is ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
? hydronephrosis: Pain with fluid load suggests possible hydronephrosis (swelling of kidney" doe to partail obstruction at the ureterovesical juction (junction beteen k ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Consider repeat: The leukocytes in the absence of more than a trace of protein suggests contamination. A trace of blood can be due to something as simple as riding a b ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gross
45 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Nothing: This appears to be nothing to worry about
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Who's worried?: A protein reading of "trace" on a urinalysis is never worth worrying about. I trust you are not a diabetic or kidney patient. If you had a spot urine ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Mild UTI: It sounds like a mild urinary tract infection. Do you still have symptoms? If you are worried, have the urinalysis repeated to see if it is now norm ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Usually nothing: This is a very common finding on almost every ultrasound or ct scan of a menstrating female i order. I sometimes think the radiologists automatically ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Sounds normal: All these are common and normal. Your urine is quite concentrated, probably due to limited fluid intake before it was collected; this probably explain ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It doesn't: There is not known relationship between the two conditions you reference. Meconium amniotic fluid does not cause amniotic fluid embolism.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Phillips
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not dangerous: If the remainder of your ultrasound is normal, it is ok to see some fluid in the pelvis. This can be normal or sometimes from a cyst on the ovary. Gen ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Well, I'm going to: make a number of assumptions here: I suspect the first number is SG (specific gravity) and the result is 1.025. This is a measure of concentration/hyd ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not from ovarian cys: Ovarin cyst does not cause trace of blood in urine.Have yourself checked with urinalysis and culture as you may have an infection.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Follow up with docto: Who ordered test could be an asmptomatic incidental finding needs clinical correlation with symptoms what they are now are words on a page without cli ... Read More

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