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Mildly uncomfortable: Endovaginal ultrasound is performed with a long but narrow probe that is slowly inserted after lubrication and barrier protection is applied. It is invaluable for assess early pregnancy and pelvic pathology in a minimally invasive, safe, cost-effective and reproducible way that has transformed obstetrics and gynecology. It should not hurt, nor last more than a few minutes. ...Read more
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
Myometrium shows a small anterior body intramural myoma measuring 5.8 mm. Please explain that to me. That's y result of my endovaginal ultrasound?
Fibroid: A myoma is also called a fibroid tumor. They're very common, especially during the 30's and 40's. Usually they require no treatment unless they cause problems, such as abnormal bleeding. A small one like yours in the wall of the uterus (intramural) is unlikely to cause any problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is a non specific cyst containing thin septation mean? I am a 53 year old healthy female. I recently had a indovaginal ultrasound and results indicated a non specific cyst on (not sure if on or in) my right ovary containing thin septation. I had a ca
A : A septation means that there is a thin membrane dividing the cyst. A simple cyst looks basically like a bubble on the membrane. If there is a septation, it is like the bubble is divided with this membrane. I am glad that you are under the care of a gynecologist and had a ca-125. Please continue to have your gynecologist follow this up. ...Read more
I am 6w1d pregnant, im having bleeding, so they did an endovaginal ultrasound, I have a gestational sac, but no yolk sac or fetal pole, why?
It may be normal.: The delay in reaching the normal milestones we expect to see on ultrasound in early pregnancy are simply the result of a delayed ovulation, so that you are earlier than your dates suggest. On other occasions, it may be that the pregnancy is not doing well. Only time can really tell, because bleeding in pregnancy has little predictive value. On occasion, a blood test can be helpful. Time will tell. ...Read more
Can a baby hide at 12 weeks in ultrasound or should be clear to see it even if I have retrovired uters?
Easy to see: A 12 week fetus can be easily seen with transabdominal or endovaginal ultrasound. ...Read more
See answer: They are usually complementary. Endovaginal us usually give an improved view of the endometrial stripe, ovaries, and uterine parenchyma. Trans-abdominal us shows a more comprehensive “overview” of the entire uterus and it’s relationship to the bladder and pelvis and may identify ovaries that are more widely positioned. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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