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Do vaginal ultrasound scans cause vaginal bleeding?

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Dr. Walter Kobasa
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Sometimes

Placing the ultrasound probe into the vaginal can cause bleeding.
The probe rubs against the cervix, which in pregnancy could cause bleeding.

In brief: Sometimes

Placing the ultrasound probe into the vaginal can cause bleeding.
The probe rubs against the cervix, which in pregnancy could cause bleeding.
Dr. Walter Kobasa
Dr. Walter Kobasa
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Dr. David Dang
Radiology

In brief: Typically no

A vaginal ultrasound typically does not cause vaginal bleeding.
Vaginal bleeding after a vaginal ultrasound typically happens because a uterine bleeding was already present before the vaginal ultraound.

In brief: Typically no

A vaginal ultrasound typically does not cause vaginal bleeding.
Vaginal bleeding after a vaginal ultrasound typically happens because a uterine bleeding was already present before the vaginal ultraound.
Dr. David Dang
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