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How accurate is a transvaginal ultrasound? and is it really better than a regular ultrasound at finding tumors in your ovaries and uterus?

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Dr. Harry Zegel
Radiology 52 years experience
See answer: Transvaginal us is “closer” to the target organs – the uterus and ovaries - and usually demonstrates them in better detail.
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