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Free Fluid In Post Menopausal Women
What is significance of "free fluid" around uterus (on ultrasound) on post menopausal woman? Does this cause a sense of fullness and bloating?
Look into further: This really depends. Some amounts of free fluid can be normal but it depends on the amount. This really needs to be look into further. It does not necessarily cause fullness and bloating. ...Read more
The absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. During menopause, the ovaries stop producing estrogen and progesterone. After the complete transition into menopause, women can no longer get pregnant. The average age for menopause is 51 years old. Symptoms include dry vaginal tissue, irregular periods, hot flashes, mood ...Read more
(2) TVUS 10mo apart show Endo lining 1.6cm, (1) submucosal fibroid 6mm, (1) complex Ovary cyst 1.8cm. Pre-menopausal sm amt free fluid - worrisome?
32yrs old female, ultrasound impression: a collapsed cyst in the left ovary with mild adjacent free fluid. Interpret please?
When a small amount of free fluid is found in a woman's pelvis via a CT scan, what does that mean?
51 years, female. Sudden onset of dysmenorrhea. Pelvic MRI - small amount of free fluid. Is this endometriosis? Can endometriosis make asthma worse?
Pelvic fluid: A small amount of free fluid in the female pelvis can be a normal finding. Although there are also many abnormalities that are associated with fluid in the pelvis, including endometriosis, the fluid by itself does not indicate endometriosis or any other specific diagnosis. It must be interpreted in the context of your entire clinical picture and additional imaging findings. ...Read more
Nothing: Not uncommon finding at certainmtimes.Get a more detailed answer ›
6 years post menopause, bleeding with simple 5.6 CM cyst & free pelvic fluid on HRT now have pain, nausea what is the next best step?
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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
Trace: Most often trace amounts of fluid in various parts of the body are insignificant, but I don't know in what part of the body the cul du sac your referring to is located. Nevertheless the finding sounds trivial, but your physician can ask the radiologist who interpreted the study if there is any need for concern or for followup. ...Read more
What does 5.68cc size of moderate free fluid in the culdesac means? . Please help me im really worried about this result. Is this dangerous? ..
Usually benign: In a 29 year old woman it would most likely be related normal ovulation with the extrusion of fluid from a normal cyst. Could be the result of a ruptured ovarian cyst, or infection but generally the fluid would be more and look like pus. It would be very rare for it to be a cancer. A pelvic sonogram should be able to sort things out. I hope things go well. ...Read more
Normal: Most likely you had a cyst that ruptures and that will showed as a fluid around the adnexa, nothing to worry about ...Read more
Fluid: Where is the adnexa?Get a more detailed answer ›
Follicle22mm day 10 on R and 6Mm on L. non specific free fluid in pod. Opk peak on 14. Pain on both sides. Could left follicle grown in 4 Days?
What does the term "unspecific cysts" on an vaginal u/ s mean? Have 2.3, 1.3, 1.6 cm all rt side. One septated. 2 others "likely hemorr" sm free fluid
Cysts are common occurences on the ovary and they resolve with ovulation. However, sometimes they persist and grow in numbers. The location, size, content are used to describe them. Your GYN can describe the importance of the US finding with you at your fu appt.
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A few possibilities: Several possibilities, all of them possibly serious: endometriosis; other causes of bleeding into the pelvis; infections like appendicitis or pelvic inflammatory disease (PID, tube infection); ruptured ovarian cyst; ectopic (tubal) pregnancy; a leak from another organ, such as intestine or bladder; and more. Keep working with your doctors on this. Good luck! ...Read more
Water: Free fluid is typically water. The lining of your abdominal contents are slippery (your bowel, the lining of your organs) and it's thus wet inside your abdomen. It's normal to have a little free fluid in one's pelvis, as that's where fluid tends to pool. Your? Was confusing because you said free fluid in ovary but no cyst. Free fluid in ovary is typically the definition of a cyst. Maybe rephras. ...Read more
Free fluid: Free fluid in the cul-de-sac means there is fluid posterior to the uterus in a small space between the uterus and the rectum, and not in a specific structure like a cyst. There is normally a very small amount of fluid present which is not usually seen with MRI. Fluid can accumulate from many causes, and can be seen intermittently due to your menstrual cycle or indicate inflammation in the pelvis. ...Read more
No: Free fluid is normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not dangerous: If the remainder of your ultrasound is normal, it is ok to see some fluid in the pelvis. This can be normal or sometimes from a cyst on the ovary. Generally not dangerous. ...Read more
If there is free fluid in douglas pouch can I tell when exactly ovulation occurred? How long it stay after ovulation?
Had a ultrasound done and it showed free fluid in my ovary, he said it look like a snow globe with things floating but didn't seem worried, what is it?
When told simple free fluid in cul-de-sac, does it mean was a empty embryo sac that didn't attach. I had 2 home positive test.. ...Please Help understa?
Further Info Needed: Fluid in the cul-de-sac is a normal physiologic occurrence in most premenopausal women, and is often affected by where a woman is in her cycle. The cul-de-sac is located behind the uterus. A pregnancy (normal) is located within the uterus. However, fluid in the cul-de sac could indicate a possible ectopic pregnancy. When was your last menstrual period? Are you having any pain or bleeding? ...Read more
I assume this is found on an ultrasound or ct report. It is often normal, especially in women, but must be interpreted in the context of the whole study.
The doctor who ordered the test would be in the best position to judge. ...Read more
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