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Glasgow, KY
A 42-year-old female asked:

possible to see a cyst on the kidney during a transvag u/s for pelvic pain? as of 10/8 had 3.3cm ov cyst. ovary not seen this time? but kid cyst found

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not possible: during a transvaginal ultrasound the kidneys cannot be seen, because the kidneys are located higher up in the body.

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Last updated Jan 27, 2015

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