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40 years, ultrasound detect minimal fluid douglas and large number of epithelial in urine, I have pain in the pelvic and back for 2 months, What is?
TooLittle& Confusing: Information: Ultrasound of what? "minimal fluid douglas" does not make sense. Epithelial cells in urine from urethra is normal; large number likely just reflects not an optimally collected "mid-stream clean-catch" sample which would have ↓ed the epithelial cell concentration seen. Pelvic & back pain may not have anything to do with these observations; just part of common differential evaluation. ...Read more
Ultrasound detect minimal fluid douglas and large number of epithelial in urine I have pain in the pelvic&back befor 2 months twice menses What to do?
Mild thickening transverse colon, diverticula of sigmoid and mild free fluid Douglas pouch. On CT. Could this explain my appendicitis like SX?
NORMAL appendix on CT scan for right lower abdo pain, nausea, temp. Free fluid Douglas pouch and thickening transverse colon. Possible causes?
Enterocolitis?: Thickened colon is usually sign of inflamed or infected bowel such as Enterocolitis. Your doctor can do blood tests, stool sampling, other imaging to exclude or confirm this diagnosis. Sometimes endoscopy is utilized. Medical therapy, antibiotics and antiinflammatory drugs, may be used. ...Read more
Probably 2 weeks: This is just a guess, but the fluid that is present from ovulation (release of an egg) is very minimal and probably gets reabsorbed very quickly. This is confused by a small amount of blood that comes from the tubes during menstruation and also appears as fluid in the pelvis. ...Read more
If there is free fluid in douglas pouch can I tell when exactly ovulation occurred? How long it stay after ovulation?
To b able to conceive, I did tvus fluid in douglas pouch, when shall do intercourse? Before or after I find fluid in douglas pouch
Don't know: It's pretty common for there to be a little bit of free fluid in every woman's pouch of douglas as it were. The lining of the abdomen, the peritoneum, produces fluid to lubricate all of the internal organs and naturally this fluid accumulates in the pelvis because were upright most of the time. Unless there was a lot of fluid, evidence of ovarian cyst rupture I wouldn't necessarily be worried. ...Read more
I try to conceive, folliculometry (cd 17) 17mm, then (cd 20) irregular follicle, fluid in douglas pouch, which days I shall do intercouse to get pregnant?
I've got pain in my Lower right abdomen. CT scan shows free fluid in Douglas pouch on right side. What could this mean?
Ultrasound states I have complex fluid in the pouch of douglas, fluid in pelvis & possibly a hydrosalpinx. Trying to conceive. Should I be worried?
Possibility of having pid+ douglas fluid accumulation post total hysterectomy? How the bacterias spread in the pelvis? Is it through the vaginal stitch?
Could an ovarian cyst cause 2 weeks nausea, mild fever, right sided abdo pain going into hip and groin. CT showed NORMAL appendix. Fluid in pouch Douglas?
Endometrial is 8.1mm. Right ovary volume 7.4cc, left 3.15cc. Physiological amount of fluid in pouch of douglas. Is this normal? Pain near bellybutton
Acceptable findings: You appear to gave recently received a pelvic ultrasound, and your findings seem in acceptable range. The endometrial thickness of 8.1 mm does not suggest cancer, nor does your abdominal pain. Please discuss with your primary medical provider if you have further questions. Thank you ...Read more
I have been trying for pregnancy for over a year now, I went for a scan & it showed fluid in pouch of douglas. What can I do to get pregnant?
See a good doctor.: When a woman doesn't get pregnant after 1 year of trying, we call that infertility. There are a number of reasons why, including sperm problems, not ovulating regularly, tube problems, etc. None of them is likely to be diagnosed by a scan. Some fluid in the pouch of douglas is normal. If it's a lot, it may mean you had an ovarian cyst rupture. That usually takes care of itself. ...Read more
6ml of fluid in pouch of Douglas and endometrial thickness of 13.5 mm, period is 11 days late, could I be pregnant?
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Had an ultrasound 5 days before my period is due & it said there was "no free fluid in my pouch douglas." what does that mean?
Good news: Absence of free fluid is a normal finding. ...Read more
Bilateral simple ovarian cyst right (3.08*2.92cm) left (4.26*3.99 CM & 3.04*3.29cm) no free fluid in pouch of douglas please assist treatment?
Observation/GYN: You may not need definitive treatment. Some ovarian cysts shrink or disappear with time. I advise checking with your GYN. ...Read more
I hav a polyp in endometrial lining of my uterus...Few months before scanning report showed minimal free fluid in pouch of douglas. Vry heavy bleedin?
Sharp pain during bowel movement on 1st 2 days of menses. MRI shows some small volume fluid in pouch of douglas. Ultrasound found no abnormalities.
You need to continue: Following your GYN doctor to figure out if indeed the pain you feel during bowel movement is attributable to the MRI results - especially since the ultrasound did not find anything to cause the pains. I hope you got a transvaginal ultrasound instead of abdominal ultrasound since the former is much more sensitive to pelvic findings. ...Read more
Pouch of Douglas: Is the peritoneal fold between the back wall of the uterus and front wall of rectum in women. It is the most dependent portion of the peritoneal cavity. When pelvic organs are inflamed or an ovarian cyst ruptures or bleeds, the reactive fluid, cyst fluid, or blood can collect here. ...Read more
That would be good.:
Normally, fluid does not reside in the pouch of douglas (in the pelvis) and noted on either pelvic ultrasound or ct scan. Inflammation, infection, tumors, trauma can cause such fluid. Abdominal diseases can produce abdominal fluid (ascites) that can track down into the pelvis (pouch of douglas) as well.
Common causes are a ruptured ovarian follicle during ovulation, diverticulitis, cystitis. ...Read more
I did an ultrasound scan and the results reviewed there is a fluid in the pouch of Douglas and my ovaries are normal so what is wrong with me?
I have significant collection of fluid in the pouch of douglas says my pelvic scan, what should I do to conceive?
A CT report shows "Free fluid in the pouch of Douglas, may be physiological". What could this mean or indicate?
Could trace free fluid in the pouch of Douglas signify a leaking ovarian cyst? Or is trace too small of an amount since it was also around ovulation.
Interpretation: It is not possible to draw conclusions based on isolated aspects of a radiology study. It is very common to find a trace amount of fluid in the cut de sac when doing a pelvic ultrasound. Without knowing the clinical circumstances no conclusions can be made a this time. Physiologic fluid can be a normal finding. ...Read more
Constant severe right sided lower abdo pain and nausea. CT scan showed normal appendix. Fluid on right side of Douglas pouch seen and diverticula. DX?
Not enough info: Causes of recurrent abdominal discomfort as described may be identified by first addressing signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: in women: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniation? Stressors? Other risks? ...Read more
See doctor: Any abnormal or unexplained vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. Not nearly enough information to even guess at the cause. The possibilities vary with age, sexual lifestyle, contraceptive, whether or not you are pregnant, presence of other symptoms (e.g. pain, itching, sores, vaginal bleeding), and the discharge itself -- color, odor, menstrual cycle. See your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
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