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How can adenomyosis be diagnosed?
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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology
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In brief: Adenomyosis
Although pelvic ultrasound can show findings suggestive of adenomyosis, pelvic MRI without contrast is considered the best imaging study to accurately evaluate the thickness of the inner uterine myometrium (junctional zone).

In brief: Adenomyosis
Although pelvic ultrasound can show findings suggestive of adenomyosis, pelvic MRI without contrast is considered the best imaging study to accurately evaluate the thickness of the inner uterine myometrium (junctional zone).
Dr. Mazen Ghani
Dr. Mazen Ghani
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Dr. Anne Wiskind
Gynecology
In brief: Symptoms, ultrasound
Adenomyosis is endometriosis in the wall of the uterus.
It can make the uterus enlarged, tender and cause heavy, painful periods as well as painful sex. It can be diagnosed based on symptoms, pelvic examination where the uterus where typically will be globular and tender, and pelvic ultrasound where the uterine wall may appear thick and have cysts. Ir can also be diagnosed on path exam of a uterus.

In brief: Symptoms, ultrasound
Adenomyosis is endometriosis in the wall of the uterus.
It can make the uterus enlarged, tender and cause heavy, painful periods as well as painful sex. It can be diagnosed based on symptoms, pelvic examination where the uterus where typically will be globular and tender, and pelvic ultrasound where the uterine wall may appear thick and have cysts. Ir can also be diagnosed on path exam of a uterus.
Dr. Anne Wiskind
Dr. Anne Wiskind
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