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What is considered a normal wait time for results after a transvaginal ultrasound?

What is considered a normal wait time for results after a transvaginal ultrasound?

Most: Studies reported by a radiologist are dictated within 24 hours. There is variability in how long it takes the report to get to the clinician depending on whether the report is called, emailed, faxed, or sent regular mail. There is variability in how clinicians notify patients of results. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Gabor
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Sonogram (Definition)

The sonogram is a test that looks at body organs with no radiation. It uses sound waves and can give us a 2 dimensional view of organs such as the kidney, liver, heart, and lungs. It can define spaces that are either solid or full of fluid. I can also guide large needles into an organ or near the spine, and can help define the area being cut open. Its a ...Read more


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After reading transvaginal ultrasound report, no mention of my cervix, why could that be?

After reading transvaginal ultrasound report, no mention of my cervix, why could that be?

Depends: unless the cervix is being looked at for a reason, it may not be mentioned. the report usually describes the uterus, ovaries and any free fluid in the pelvis. if there is something abnormal about the cervix it gets mentioned otherwise usually not. ...Read more

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I've had brown spotting for 6 days after my transvaginal ultrasound after seeing the baby and a heartbeat . Is this too long with have spotting?

I've had brown spotting for 6 days after my transvaginal ultrasound after seeing the baby and a heartbeat . Is this too long with have spotting?

Depends: Spotting may be normal early in pregnancy. You should call your OB's office and let them know. They may decide to schedule an appointment if it persists. ...Read more

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I had sex last thursday during my fertile period , can I check a week after through transvaginal ultrasound that i conceived?

I had sex last thursday during my fertile period , can I check a week after through transvaginal ultrasound that i conceived?

No: It is too early to see anything on the ultrasound that would detect pregnancy. We cannot see the pregnancy until about 5 weeks or 3 weeks after conception. ...Read more

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Feeling intense pain/cramping after a transvaginal ultrasound. reason for the ultrasound was missed period and heavy dischage after leep. Ideas?

Feeling intense pain/cramping after a transvaginal ultrasound. reason for the ultrasound was missed period and heavy dischage after leep. Ideas?

Leep: The discharge and discomfort is most likely due to the LEEP and disruption of the surgical bed and healing process due to the baginal ultrasound. The vaginal ultrasound might have disrupted the healing surgical site. Let you provider know of your symptoms and possible evaluation. ...Read more

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Can I have sore abdominal muscles after a transvaginal ultrasound?

Unlikely: The transvaginal probedoes not touch the abdominhal muscles. Look for the reason the stud ywas originally done for. ...Read more

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Am i having cramps a day after transvaginal ultrasound because I am a virgin? It was a little painful

Am i having cramps a day after transvaginal ultrasound because I am a virgin? It was a little painful

Let doctor know: If you are still in a lot of pain from the procedure, best to call your pediatrician/ob gyn, especially if you're cramping. So, they can prescribe something for you to take the edge off, and bring relief. ...Read more

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Help, having uncomfortable painful cramps one day after transvaginal ultrasound. Is this normal because I am a virgin?

Help, having uncomfortable painful cramps one day after transvaginal ultrasound. Is this normal because I am a virgin?

Call your doctor: While it is not uncommon for some women to have mild cramping and some vaginal bleeding after a routine transvaginal ultrasound, however it is best to notify your doctor who performed the procedure about significant pain and bleeding. They may want to see you again to ensure everything is ok. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a yeast infection after having a transvaginal ultrasound?

Is it possible to get a yeast infection after having a transvaginal ultrasound?

Possibl but unlikely: The transvaginal probe should have been sterile and should have had a sterile covering (like a condom). Even if you are exposed to yeast it doesn't usually infect unless something has disrupted the natural bacterial flora that lives in your vagina. Did you receive antibiotics for whatever they were looking for or for any other reason? That's the most common cause of all fungal; (yeast) infections. ...Read more

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Dr. Celia Dominguez
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Transvaginal Ultrasound (Definition)

An ultrasound is an imaging study in which a probe emits and receives sound waves which rebound off of internal organs in order to visualize them. For a transvaginal ultrasound a specially designed probe is lubricated and placed into the vagina in order to better ...Read more