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Can The Ultrasound Reveal Any Problems With My Unborn Child
Yes: Hi, many abnormalities can be diagnosed by a high level or level ii ultrasound. These scans are most often performed by obgyn's with special training called maternal fetal medicine doctors or mfm or perinatologist. They have attended special training in obstetrics and specialize in high level ultrasound. A scan between 17 and 22 weeks is now considered standard of care by most. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
An ultraound, also known as a sonogram, is a painless and relatively inexpensive imaging test that utilizes sound waves instead of ionizing radiation. There are no side effects. Ultrasound can give us two-dimensional, and in some applications three-dimensional, images of structures and organs in virtually any part of the body. In addition to diagnostic uses, such as evaluating abnormalities in the abdomen, pelvis, and breast, ultrasounds are commonly used to guide needle and catheter placement in a variety of surgical ...Read more
My unborn child's bpd in ultrasound measured 3.57 cm. Is this normal? What alteration age does that reflect? Is the ultrasound accurate?
Need more info: How many weeks pregnant are you by dates? How many weeks by ultrasound? Please check to see that you put the decimal point in the right place. Re-send your question with this information so someone can answer it for you. If you have the other fetal measurements from the ultrasound, that will help , also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
As my ultrasound result, it stated that im having a placenta previa totalis and myomauteri. What will i do? Is my unborn child be safe?
I have recently strained a tendon in my left arm just above my elbow joint this caused a lump ultrasounds revealed no problems and I have had physio as well now my arm has a burning sensation on my forearm between my wrist and elbow it feels really hot bu
Sounds like: If it was an "echogenic intracardiac focus", this is a "soft" or 'minor' marker for down's syndrome, and in patients who are otherwise "low risk" for genetic defects, it is not felt to indicate an increased risk for ds. But most doctors would offer you a consult to a high risk OB specialist for more testing; or blood work from you that is almost 99% accurate to check for ds, tri13 ;18. Eif may res. ...Read more
32 week ultrasound shows fetus' bilateral ventricles are 9.5 mm. Doc wants me back after 2 weeks for another. Can this be a bad problem?
Hc monitoring: I assume it is ventriculer index you are talking about at 32 weeks midline zone is9-10 mm I am sure your physician has been monitering the ventrical size in your baby if it is less or more than the 2 standered deviation of your babies prior ventriculer size it needs to be closely monitered ...Read more
Can sonogram reveal cancer ? I recently had a sonogram of abdomen. It did not reveal any problems like tumors, etc. But i still feel bad and lost 7 pounds in last 3 days. Could it be that sonogram is just not capable to reveal tumors?
Abd US cancer: 7lb weight loss in 3 days and "feeling bad" are general symptoms that require further evaluation. You should go see your primary care for further evaluation. In general, an abdominal us is a fairly good test to be able to visualize the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, bile ducts, spleen, and abdominal aorta. However, it not commonly used for cancer detection. Ct scan may be complimentary or better. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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