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Transvaginal Ultrasound During Period
Gynecology question: What are the benefits of having transvaginal ultrasound during heavy period, as compared to without period?
Questionable/unclear: The discomfort and inconvenience to you as well as the possibility of "confusing artifacts" for the sonographer, created by the presence of blood and menstrual material in your cervix and endometrium would seem to outweigh any potential benefit of "having a transvaginal ultrasound during heavy period". Asking your doctor directly for a rationale should help answer your concern. ...Read more
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
I had sex last thursday during my fertile period , can I check a week after through transvaginal ultrasound that i conceived?
During the 3rd day of my period doctor did transvaginal ultrasound and said I have a thick lining.What does it mean?
Had transvaginal ultrasound for prolong period. They said everything is normal. But the results read ovaries not seen. Could cyst still be ruled out?
US pelvis: If the ovaries are not visualized by ultrasound, it means that neither the ovaries nor any ovarian cysts on the ovaries were visualized. ...Read more
I had a transvaginal ultrasound on Thursday sep 9 and it said I was 5 weeks are they accurate my last period was August 28 did I conceive around sep18?
Dates right?: I'm assuming you had your U/S Oct 9, not Sept 9. If your LMP was 8/28, you would have conceived around Sept 11 and would be around 6 weeks Oct 9. Ultrasound at 5 weeks is not that accurate because frequently dating is based on a measurement of the gestational sac. 7-9 weeks uses a crown-rump measurement and is much more accurate. Best wishes! ...Read more
Transvaginal ultrasound a day after sex-used withdrawal and everything found normal. Said my period coming soon thru scan? Is that possible to say?
Iwent tothe doctor on september24 had a transvaginal ultrasound done.They determined i was9w4d. So about a 10-11w gestational period.How off can thy b?
My doc had me get a transvaginal ultrasound for pelvic pain, the tech asked me when the 1st day of my last period was, why did she ask?
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