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what is a transvaginal ultrasound?

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Dr. Usha Mukhytar
25 years experience Gynecology
Vaginal ultrasound: A probe is inserted in vagina and pictures taken gives closed pictures of uterus and ovaries more details then oute side placed probe on belly.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017
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