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Earlier the better: In the first trimester (< 14 wks) it's accurate within days. The later in pregnancy, the more inaccurate it is to date a pregnancy. Roughly, if an ultrasound differs by a week in the first trimester, dates are changed. 2 weeks for second trimester & 3 wks difference in the third trimester to change the due date compared to an lmp due date. Always keep the earliest us edc, it should never change. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nonspecific: This can be seen with multiple small benign tumors called leiomyomas, another condition called adenomyomatosis, and after recent birth of a child. It can also just be a variant of normal. ...Read more
6 weeks earlier: If you provide the date of the ultrasound and the exact gestational age in weeks and days and/or the due date you were given based on the ultrasound, we can give you an estimate of the conception date. It's 6 weeks earlier than the given gestational age at time of ultrasound. ...Read more
Not necessarily.: The differential diagnosis includes ectopic pregnancy (life-threatening), miscarriage and early normal pregnancy with or without ovarian pathology (it could be a corpus luteum normal cyst). Serial beta HCG testing and a follow-up sonogram should help your ob/gyn reach the correct diagnosis for you soon. Best of luck! ...Read more
Done 3 urine tests. positive. about 4 weeks pregnant. Vaginal ultrasound scan shows embryo but with no yolk sac. Endo thickness: 19.3mm. Worried?
Give it time: Our technology to detect pregnancies is amazing but sometimes we see structures well before they get formed. Give it time for the sac to form structures; you can repeat the US in 1-2 weeks to assess growth. This can be correlated with hormone level checks as well to ensure appropriate rise Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more
I have no period right now.i had a tvs ultrasound today.the doctor said normal sized uterus, thick endometrial stripe, normal ovaries and cervix.
Congratulations ! ?: Your transvaginal sonogram seems to be normal...depending on your age, parity, personal and family history , the medical indication for the tvs etc. If by "I have no period now" you mean you are postmenopausal or if you use estrogens, you may need a saline sonohysterogram or further evaluation by endometrial biopsy. Consult the gynecologist who knows you. ...Read more
Hard to be certain: Ultrasound is never 100%, but several findings are suspicious for endometrial hyperplasia or even cancer. For instance, if your lining is excessively thick for your age or if there is a suspicious mass seen within the uterine cavity on the sonogram, hyperplasia or cancer may be present. However, other findings can cause similar images on sonogram. Also, diagnosis can only be made with a biopsy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could a pregnancy not show up on transvag. Ultrasound at possibly 7 weeks pregnant? Like no sac and 3 mm endometrium shown on ultrasound. Negative quant. hcg and urine hpt done as well. 100% no chance pregnant?
Not pregnant: Given the information you provided, you are not pregnant, therefore ultrasound is not showing any sign of pregnancy. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
11 wk pregnant went to e.R with cramping and spotting. Transvaginal ultrasound showed a yolk sac but no baby?
Not normal at 11 wks: If your dates are correct, and you are truly 11 weeks pregnant, then this ultrasound report is not normal. At 11 wks, a fetal pole and a heart beat should be seen on ultrasound. However, you may be earlier then you think. You should see an OB immediately and have follow up labs and an us. ...Read more
23 days past ovulation, but transvaginal ultrasound only should early gestional sac, no yolk sac or fetal pole. Is that normal?
Yes: Depending on how good the tech is and the 'window" to see the sac you may or may not see things that early on. ...Read more