Transabdominal ultrasound


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Transabdominal ultrasound

A small handheld instrument called a transducer is passed back and forth over the pelvic area to provide images of the abdomen
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However, longer, large population-based studies with a specific transabdominal ultrasound frequency are required to confirm this.
An experimental study was employed to examine the displacement and endurance of elevation of the pelvic floor during standing and crook-lying using transabdominal ultrasound.
Sabbah came to these conclusions on the basis of the results of an ongoing prospective study in which the uteri of 45 women were evaluated with both transvaginal and transabdominal ultrasound 1 year after NovaSure (Cytyc Corp.
Chart 7-2: Transabdominal Ultrasound Market (US$), Japan, 2005 - 2015 .
A hypoechoic periphery or a compressed myometrium can be seen with a fibroid by endovaginal ultrasound, but not necessarily by transabdominal ultrasound.
There are no recommendations regarding specific management options or strategies for short cervix detected by transabdominal ultrasound or other methods, possibly because published studies have involved diagnoses confirmed by transvaginal ultrasound.
Transabdominal ultrasound revealed a normally shaped uterus superior to the urinary bladder.
NEW YORK -- Ovarian volume assessed by transabdominal ultrasound correlated strongly with serum testosterone levels in a study of 39 adolescent girls undergoing evaluation for polycystic ovary syndrome.
Sabbah came to these conclusions based on an ongoing prospective study in which the uteri of 45 women were evaluated with both transvaginal and transabdominal ultrasound 1 year after NovaSure (Cytyc Corp.
WASHINGTON -- Characteristic findings on transabdominal ultrasound and color mapping help predict placenta accreta, Thomas C.
Transvaginal ultrasound assisted gynecology surgery (TUACS) has the same imaging advantage as transabdominal ultrasound, but a second person isn't needed to hold the scanner, said Dr.