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If I had a transvaginal ultrasound and they said I am 7 weeks and 1 day, does that mean that I conceived 7 wk 1 d ago? Or 2 weeks after that?

5 weeks ago. Conception occurs two weeks after the first day of you last menstrual period presuming a regular cycle and usual facts. So if you are 7 weeks after your lmp you likely conceived about 5 weeks ago. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily and good luck! Read more...
2 weeks after. The estimated age of the pregnancy that you are given during an ultrasound is an estimate of how long it has been since the first day of your last menstrual period. Ovulation and conception occurs, on average, 2 weeks after that, but varies from one woman to another. Also, the estimate of 7 weeks 1 day they gave you is only accurate to within about 1 week . Read more...

What is a transvaginal ultrasound?

Vaginal ultrasound. A probe is inserted in vagina and pictures taken gives closed pictures of uterus and ovaries more details then oute side placed probe on belly. Read more...
Sono in vagina. It is an ultrasound done by placing the probe into the vagina to allow a more accurate view of the pelvic anatomy. Read more...

What happens during a transvaginal ultrasound?

Thin u/s inserted. Routine female pelvic ultrasound has two portions to the exam. The exam starts with a full bladder and scanning with a fan shaped ultrasound (u/s) probe over the lower abdomen and pubic area. Then the pt is asked to empty her bladder and then a thin long u/s probe is inserted into the vagina for additional pictures. This portion is important and significantly improves parts of the evaluation. Read more...

Anyone know what is a transvaginal ultrasound?

Different probe. Pelvic ultrasound can be performed over the lower abdomen. However, there is also a vaginal "probe" which can be inserted into the outer vagina (about an inch). It is smaller than the regular ultrasound transducer/scanner. This allows for much better imaging of the female pelvis (uterus/ovaries). It is very commonly done; it should not be painful. Read more...

When does someone need a transvaginal ultrasound?

Part of complete u/s. Routine female pelvic ultrasound has two portions to the exam. The exam starts with a full bladder and scanning with a fan shaped ultrasound (u/s) probe over the lower abdomen and pubic area. Then the pt is asked to empty her bladder and then a thin long u/s probe is inserted into the vagina for additional pictures. This portion is important and significantly improves parts of the evaluation. Read more...

What does a transvaginal ultrasound scan usually show?

Normally. One would see the uterus, ovaries, and whether or not there is excessive fluid in the pelvis. Normal fallopian tubes are not visible. Read more...