Transvaginal Ultrasound
 
 

Transvaginal Ultrasound

A transvaginal ultrasound produces images of a women's reproductive organs including the cervix, ovaries and uterus. The ultrasound uses sound waves which bounce off body structures and produce images appearing on a monitor. Transvaginal ultrasounds are used during pregnancy to see how the baby is developing in the uterus. It is also used to locate cysts, growths, tumors and determine the source of menstrual problems, vaginal bleeding and pelvic pain.

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