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A 21-year-old female asked:

Can adenomyosis or endometriosis be missed on an external lower abdomin/pelvic ultrasound ?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Yes: but significant PELVIC disease can be excluded except in very early cases. Other diagnostic methods may be required to diagnose extensive disease. Consult with your GP about possible GYN referral. Hope this is helpful! Dr Z

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Last updated Dec 24, 2018

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