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What does this uterus ultrasound scan indicate?

gravid uterus showing intact g. sac with no fetal node Sac meas. Corresponding to 5-6 wks Gestation Decidual reaction is weak os closed Lt ovary is bulkier...needs to check again at next us. No evidence of any ovarian or adenexal mass or cyst detected
Wed, 24 Feb 2016
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Hello, and I hope I can help you today.

This ultrasound report, translated out of medical jargon, is as follows:

There is a pregnant uterus noted with an amniotic sac present, but no fetus visible yet or yolk sac. Human fetuses normally have a yolk, just like a chicken egg, usually from about 6 week until 9-10 week or so. This report estimates the sac to be about the size for a 5-6 week pregnancy. Also the uterus "decidual reaction" and "bulky" ovary are also normal during pregnancy.

The radiologist recommends repeating another ultrasound in a week or so to check for the development of a yolk sac and a fetus. The heartbeat is usually present by 7 weeks of pregnancy.

I hope I was able to explain the meaning of this report for you, and that the information I gave you was helpful and reassuring.

Best wishes,

Dr. Brown

So in essence, this is a normal ultrasound for a very early pregnancy.
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