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Ultrasound Shows Anencephaly
See below: Ultrasound may evaluate the ovaries to better advantage when compared to ct. Occasional a small mass in the ovary may not be visible on ct. Also a ct study without contrast (dye) enhancement may not evaluate the ovaries well. ...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
Depends: This depends on the organ of interest. This is not uncommon with the ovaries and uterus as us has an advantage. This is same with the breasts as well. As for other organs in the abdomen, sometimes it may depends on the patient's body habitus or lack of intravenous contrast/dye that some finding may not be apparent on ct. ...Read more
TV Ultrasound showed 6cm solid adnexal mass but ct did not show it? Only Ct findings - fluid and/or endometrial thickening in uterus. Any explination?
Possible resolution: if there was a few days or more between tests, it is possible that whatever lesion that was seen on ultrasound resolved on its own. Ultrasound uterus and ovaries is sometimes a challenge based on intestinal issues and potentially what was seen on ultrasound could have been shadows of bowel. If you continue to have symptoms, repeat imaging in 4-6 weeks could be considered. ...Read more
My ob asked for 5 ultrasounds
Anomaly scan level 2
Colour Doppler scan
Are they necessary can they be harmful?
No: There has been no convincing evidence that ultrasounds are harmful to a developing fetus. If your OB thinks they are necessary, it is a good idea to follow their advice. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Both foetal kidneys show mild dilation of pelvis measuring 4-5 mm showed up in 26 week fetus ultrasound
Should i be worried?
Fetal Kidneys: Would not be worried with mild dilation of fetal kidneys. This is not an uncommon findings, and usually is not significant. However, your doctor may repeat the ultrasound just to be sure. As long as your growth is fine and amniotic fluid is normal, it's not likely anything to be worried about. ...Read more
1/2/13 MRI - Myomatous Degeneration in uterus.1/15/13 Ultrasound Normal. 4/25/14 US Showed Uterus enlarged, Heterogeneous texture 128X40x80 no mass?
Fibroids - benign : Myomatous uterus is another term for fibroids which are very common benign growths. MRI is an excellent way for detecting them and the difference in US reports probably reflects difference in technique rather than something that is new. Key ? Is whether symptoms such as increased bleeding, frequent urination, constipation, or pressure are present. If so, see OB/Gyn as a number of treatments exist. ...Read more
My dating scan 2 weeks ago showed gest sac =5w1d. No fhr.Today scan showed crl 4.4mm =6w1d, sac 13.4mm, fhr 112. Is this reassuring ?Need f/ u scan?
Everything: Sounds encouraging and the embryo is growing. Consult with your obstetrician about the need and timing of future ultrasounds. ...Read more
I've undergone ultrasound, renal scan and CT scan. The CT scan results was 1. There is no lithiasis of hydronephrosis 2. No perirenal or periureteral.
Gestational sac and tiny fetal pole seen on transvaginal ultrasound at 5w3d. However, no mention of the yolk sac. Note said early or abnormal preg. ?
Hard to say: It is normal to see a yolk sac at 5 1/2 weeks but often one does not see a fetal pole by then. I would not be concerned yet. I presume your doc plans to recheck this is in a week and he/she will have a better idea then. ...Read more
Transvaginal scan echopattern measuring 724x38x49mm, endometrium 11mm, LMP 1/12.Is this report normal my age is 31 ?
Yes : If you're not pregnant those sound like normal uterine measurements. ...Read more
Whole abdomen scan shows livr outlin wit increasd echotxtr, urinary blader pvr vol 43ml.?N scan impresion says very early fatty changes liver?
New computer softwar: New computer software allows for the individual planes acquired during regular prenatal ultrasound scanning to be collated, manipulated and illustrated in a three-dimensional fashion for the uninitiated couples to be able to effortlessly visualize their unborn baby. It provides few/no significant advantage over traditional 2d prenatal ultrasound for the experienced physician/sonographer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ultrasound showed a gestational sac of 9 wks. Fetal pole not clearly visualized corresponding to 8wks 3 days, unable to detect fetal heart motion. ?
My ultrasound showed 'hererogenous echgenicity of liver parenchma', LFT blood test was apparently normal. CBT is dilated 9cms.
Did a sonography of usg pelvis. Results showed 3 fibroids & 1 polyp, retroverted uterus & calcification of 1 fibroid.Diagnosis? Hi.Sonography of usg pelvis showed: normal bladder, but retroverted uterus(106x73x59mm). Endometiral echo seen in midline(10.7
20 weeks sonogram shows echogenic foci in 4 chamber heart and cystic areas seen bilaterally in fetal kidney measuring 3mm. Tested neg for ds, worried?
Not likely: Your doctor is the best one to ask since he or she has all the details. An echogenic intracardiac foci is basically a variation of normal if your genetic blood testing was normal and there are no other abnormalities were seen. There is not enough detail to comment of the kidney. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Transvaginal ultrasound showed hyperechoic foci within cervix with mildy thickening of endometrium. Pregnant. What does this mean?
I had a transactional ultrasound and the findings were the following :
uterus measures 8.2x4.6x3.9 cm and shows heterogeneous myometrial echotexture ?
Need details: Patient specific radiological studies should be interpreted with the full report and the clinical background at hand. It sounds like they found a uterine fibroid which is a benign noncancerous growth in the uterus. I would contact the ordering doctor and ask to go over your results. ...Read more
Nuchal Translucency : Nuchal Translucency is a screening test to determine risk of chromosome abnormalities in a fetus. When the NT is greater than 3.5 mm, there is a 1 in 5 chance of a chromosome abnormality such as Turner or Down syndrome, or Trisomy 18. Additional tests should be ordered by an OB or genetic counselor for confirmation. A mother may decide to continue or end of the pregnancy based on the information. ...Read more
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