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What Are Spots On Scrotal Ultrasound
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
Doppler: When the tech turns on the doppler then movement towards the probe will usually show up as red and away will look blue. These can be reversed. ...Read more
Good question: A simple cyst is a collection of fluid with no associated abnormal soft tissue growth around or inside it. A tumor, or abnormal growth of tissue, may have cysts associated with it depending on what kind of tumor it is. That is why we have to be very careful when we look at cysts so that we know when something is a simple cyst and when it might be a tumor with cysts in it. I'm generalizing here. ...Read more
Depends: Spots in the liver detected by ultrasound are usually further characterized as anechoic, hyper-echoic, calcific, fluid filled or solid. These additional descriptive terms can help better identify the 'spots'...These areas could be cycts, benign growths, malignant growths, scars, nemangiomas or abcesses as some possibilities. Sometimes additional tests are need to figure this out. ...Read more
I know cysts of the epidermis are relatively common, but what about other cysts on testicles? Ultrasound found 2 x 1 x 2 mm cyst on testicle.
Here is some...: I do know you wish to hear "yes or no" answer; life reality tells nothing is perfect or best, but reasonable. In fact & despite touted medical advance, all healthcare is still best on INDIRECT evidence from continual collection & analysis of available experience. So, follow advice from your doctor with testicular self-exam & periodic US so to watch whatever may be inside testis and see. ...Read more
Doppler: Images of the blood moving in your arteries and veins. ...Read more
Lump on the skin of testicle. I have these painless white lumps on the skin of my scrotum. What are they?
Here are some ...: No one can say that "these spots" on the penis are. To verify what are, a direct look at them is required. So, go to seek professional evaluation so to define what they are and how to manage them timely. Best wishes ... ...Read more
Red dots on breasts: Is not an indication of pregnancy. Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, increased sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more
Need to see image: Can't really give a definite answer without seeing the study. A round, solid black spot could be a cyst. You also might have seen blood vessels in cross section. Could be any number of things. What did the report say? You should just ask your doctor. ...Read more
A scrotal ultrasound uses sound waves to visualize the structures of the scrotum, including the testicles, spermatic cords & epididymides. A probe is used in a sweeping motion across the scrotum and groin to create the images. Many standard images are taken, along with measurements & doppler evaluation. Testicular tumors, fluid collections, infection & torsion can be ...Read more
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