Definitions and examples of Ovaries or Ovary Ultrasounds are presented in two views.
An ultrasound of the ovaries uses high frequency sound waves to create a live image from inside of a patient’s body. It is a painless test that is very commonly used in the medical field today.
As an ultrasound uses sound waves rather than radiation, it is regarded as being a safe scan. Because of this, it is the preferred method to use during pregnancy.
An ultrasound diagnoses problems with internal organs, blood vessels, and soft tissue structures within the body. Although generally associated with being used during pregnancy, an ultrasound is used to examine many other parts of the body including the gallbladder, liver, kidneys, pancreas, bladder, and many other internal structures.
A transvaginal ultrasound is a type of ultrasound where a transducer wand is placed in a woman's vagina to get images of her ovaries.
Ultrasounds are used for a multitude of reasons. A physician may order an ultrasound if a patient is experiencing any pain, swelling, or other abnormalities that require an internal view of the organs.
An ovarian ultrasound can be used to guide doctors or surgeons during a procedure, such as a biopsy. They are important in planning for certain types of therapy and surgery, as well as in the aftermath to determine whether the patient’s body is responding to treatment.
Ultrasounds can be used to detect cysts, obstructions, and infections in the body. They can also measure blood flow in the arteries to detect blockages.
An ultrasound may be used to check for certain cancers in various different ways including to detect abnormal tumors, growths or lumps.
An ultrasound of the ovaries is used to view the ovaries of a pregnant woman and assess the health of her fetus.
An ovarian ultrasound is used to diagnose fibroid tumors, ovarian growths, cysts, and problems with fallopian tubes.
An ultrasound of the ovaries can diagnose ovarian cancer and determine whether the cancer has spread to the surrounding structures.
Above: Ovary ultrasounds are a common and painless test. Above: Ovary ultrasounds can be helpful during pregancy. Above: The first baby picture is often an ultrasound. Above: See the profile of a baby in this ultrasound?
Above: Ovary ultrasounds can be helpful during pregancy. Above: The first baby picture is often an ultrasound.
Above: The first baby picture is often an ultrasound.
Above: See the profile of a baby in this ultrasound?
Above: Ovarian ultrasounds are oftern used to check the initial stages of a pregnancy. Measuring the growth of a developing fetus in the ovary is one reason doctors order ultrasounds. Above: Measuring the length of baby at 12 weeks, 2 days. Above: Measuring certain parts of an ovary during pregancy can be seen in this ultrasound.
Measuring the growth of a developing fetus in the ovary is one reason doctors order ultrasounds.
Above: Measuring the length of baby at 12 weeks, 2 days.
Above: Measuring certain parts of an ovary during pregancy can be seen in this ultrasound.
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