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Can A Pregnant Women Have An Xray Done
When required : If the benefits of having the x-ray outweigh the risks to the fetus then an x-ray should be done. X=rays are often required to aid in proper diagnosis under potentially life-threatening situations. In these types of scenarios it is acceptable to take x-rays on a pregnant woman. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Is it safe to have a pelvic ultrasound if you might be pregnant? Have 2 positive tests and i'm supposed to have a pelvic done in 2 days
Emergency, yes: In an auto accident or suspected non-abdominal injury, x-rays can be done. Ask for a lead abdominal shield and notify the treating entity that you are pregnant. The same is true for dental x-rays. Ohterwise, avoid x-rays especially in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy to avoid developmental fetal problems. ...Read more
Does a pelvic ultrasound have to be transvaginal to show a 13 weeks pregnancy? Or can it be a normal pelvic ultrasound
Depends: If your uterus is tilted backwards and your doctor wishes to do a detailed anatomy look specially at the nuchal translucency area, than a transvaginal ultrasound will give more details. If it is just to check heart beat or placenta or just of remeasuring growth than a normal pelvic ultrasound should suffice. Discuss with your doctor. Good Luck and have an easy pregnancy and childbirth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See answer: Mri s are occasionally ordered during pregnancy for indications including: appendicitis, placenta accreta, fetal malformations, adnexal lesions, and various CNS concerns. Based on the american college of radiology guidelines present data have not conclusively documented any deleterious effects of mr imaging at 1.5 t on the developing fetus. Your dr. Should consult with the radiologist in advance. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can you have a positive pregnancy test even after you have an ultrasound and you don't see anything?
Can uterine adhesions be missed on a HSG test (but found during a hysteroscopy)? I had a normal HSG but still being referred for a hysteroscopy.
Menses: No. Not in general.Get a more detailed answer ›
Maybe : It depends on the technique and your anatomy. There are some catheters that instill a mixture of bubbles and saline into your uterus, so you can see the fluid moving through your tubes. But regular saline is not well visualized in the tubes. A hydrosalpinx can sometimes be seen on a regular ultrasound if the tube is distended enough. Having said all that, an hsg is probably the best test. ...Read more
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