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Ultrasound Bladder And Kidneys Complete
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
I had a ultrasound of my bladder and kidneys and the report said "Unremarkable Scan" but it said "under-distended bladder" so would they see that ok?
It depends: How under distended the bladder was and what your clinician was looking for. If your doc was looking for things like bladder outlet obstruction, an undistended bladder pretty much rules that out. If they are looking for things like bladder wall thickening, a collapsed bladder might make that impossible to see. But if the bladder is at least partially distended, usually the scan is ok. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean when there are a lot of red and blue dots in my bladder and kidneys during an ultrasound?
Vessels: The red and blue dots on ultrasound are most likely blood vessels that show up on what are called doppler studies of the vessels. Not to be concerned unless the doctor that ordered the ultrasound is concerned about the results and discusses those concerns with you. Hope this answers your question. Thanks for using Healthtap. Dr R ...Read more
No: The routine female pelvic ultrasound includes evaluationof the uerus , ovaries and area between the ovaries and uterus. The bladder is present on the examination but is frequently not fully evaluated. In some practices a limited view of the kidneys is obtained but this is certainly ot the standard nor is it routine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My results for my recent ultrasound are that I have a septic cyst on my left kidney & a remarkable bladder. What does this mean?
'Remarkable': bladder is probably a typo and really means 'unremarkable', which is normal. The septated kdney cyst may or mat not be significant. If the septation is thin, it is likely nothing to worry about. If it is thick or irregular, it is more concerning. Speak with your doctor to get the details. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I needed a full bladder for an ultrasound. As i was waiting i notice that my kidneys started to ache is that normal when a bladder is completely full?
How frequent is it safe to do ultrasound? Within month i had two ultrasounds of bladder and kidney and one echocardiography, is it safe?
Very safe: Ultrasound uses no radiation and is one of the safest imaging tests available. Prolonged (more than 2 hours) diagnositic ultrasound performed in 1 location can cause local tissue heating but would still be very unlikely to cause any problem. Short of that, it is totally safe and could be done every day without causing a problem for the patient. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Having pain in my left kidney area for a week. Been to the dr & ER urine test clean ultrasound done on kidney & bladder that was good too. What else?
Back problem: A pulled muscle or a slipped or herniated disc in your spine. ...Read more
Normal ursine output and normal urinalysises and normal kidney and bladder ultrasound! can someone still have kidney failure?
Not usually: Acute tubular necrosis is classified as a "renal" (i.e. Not pre-renal or post-renal) cause of acute kidney injury. Diagnosis is made by a fena (fractional excretion of sodium) > 3% and presence of muddy casts (a type of granular cast) in urinalysis. This cannot be accurately diagnosed by imaging studies. ...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
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
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