A 40-year-old member asked:
Does it hurt to get an ultrasound test done?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
No: Ultrasound exams use sound waves to produce the images, and are painless. Some ultrasounds are performed with a transducer inside the body (vagina, rectum, throat), there may be some discomfort associated with the transducer placement.
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