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Would a pelvic ultrasound be able to detect a rectovaginal fistula?
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Dr. Danae Steele
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Probably not
The diagnosis of a rectovaginal fistula (or a hole between the rectum and the vagina) is usually made by pelvic exam.
Ultrasound would not be helpful for this.

In brief: Probably not
The diagnosis of a rectovaginal fistula (or a hole between the rectum and the vagina) is usually made by pelvic exam.
Ultrasound would not be helpful for this.
Dr. Danae Steele
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Dr. Yash Khanna
But a cat scan will be able to define rectovaginal fistula
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