A 34-year-old female asked:
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Does "no significant free fluid in pelvis" on u/s mean that there is none? Or does everyone have a little bit or this is totally normal?

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Dr. Angela Walker
41 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Pelvic US: There should be no free fluid in the pelvis and it does mean there is none. And no, it is best to have a result showing no free fluid.
Answered on Nov 2, 2019
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