Related Questions

Would transvaginal ultrasound show a tampon that was forgotten?

Most likely. A sonogram would likely show a tampon but that would generally not be necessary. You can just insert your finger into the vagina to see if you feel one. If you are still uncertain your gynecologist will easily be able to tell with an exam. Read more...

If conception occurred on March 18th when shall an transvaginal ultrasound show a sac?

Usually around. typically something is showing up around 51/2 to 6 weeks after LMP or 3 1/2-4 weeks post conception. However, this varies so if nothing shows up initially and your hcg levels are still rising make sure a follow up ultrasound is done. 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...

Will a regular ultrasound show something that a transvaginal ultrasound doesn't?

Yes. Regular ultrasound has a bigger "field of view" so may better see ovaries that are positioned higher or things that are near, but outside of uterus and ovaries. Transvag us usually obtains a more detailed view of uterus and ovaries, which is why both are usually performed together. Read more...