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Transvaginal Ultrasound And Miscarriage Cause
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
Yes: Almost all test and imaging studies have false positive and false negative results. Early ovarian cancer is particularly difficult to detect as the normal ovary often has cystic changes and varies in size during the reproductive period. Having said that, transvaginal ultrasound is a useful and perhaps the best test for detecting ovarian cancer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How accurate is a transabdominal ultrasound in assessing an ovarian cyst? Had to stop transvagingal ultrasound, extremely painful
Yes: Depends on how far along you are, may not detect it if you are very early. 41/2 to 5 weeks is typically when it is detected, but as this time frame is very early, viability may not be determined even though pregnancy is detected. In that case, a follow up ultrasound is usually done in 7-10 days. ...Read more
Could a pregnancy not show up on transvag. Ultrasound at possibly 6-7 weeks pregnant? Like no sac and 3 mm endometrium shown on ultrasound.
No: There should be findings on Ultrasound at that point. They also screen the ovaries and tubes to make sure it is not an ectopic pregnancy. If you US is negative then you're either not pregnant or so early that it won't show, but that would be only in the first couple weeks not at 6-7 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Rarely. In patients who have not yet engaged in sexual intercourse, it is common and therefore not typically performed. In patients who have engaged in intercourse previously, it can rarely occur. However, i would estimate it at <3% and there are many more common causes than transvaginal ultrasound. ...Read more
Have fibroid uterus and luteal cyst. Was in ER for threatened miscarriage today. Can treatment of cyst and fibroids cause positive outcome with baby?
Miscarriage: The luteal cyst probably plays no role in the miscarriage fibroids can be a problem if they are big and occupying a good part of your uterine cavity not letting the baby expand. If you are pregnant, I am not sure what can be done now about your fibroids. Your obgyn should tell you. ...Read more
Ultrasound: A combination of ultrasound (either transabdominal or transvaginal), B-hcg levels, and clinical information are used to diagnose a miscarriage. CT is not used because of its ionizing radiation. ...Read more
Had transvaginal ultrasound. everything ok except of enlarged uterus and potentially growing fibroid (2cm).could doc misinterpret fibroid for cancer?
Give indication: Xr, and anything without direct visualization give an indication as to what is suspected. The symptoms, the exam and the history makes a doctor arrive at a diagnosis as the most likely thing. If in doubt, then direct visualization needed. I hope that gives you reassurance. ...Read more
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
Neg blood test. Pregnancy symptoms since sep. Had transvag & abdominal ultrasound, found fibroids. Baby kicking and moving to sound. What to do next?
An ultrasound is an imaging study in which a probe emits and receives sound waves which rebound off of internal organs in order to visualize them. For a transvaginal ultrasound a specially designed probe is lubricated and placed into the vagina in order to better ...Read more
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