Ultra sound

What is Ultra sound?

It is an investigative procedure to observe internal organs dynamically by passing a specific frequency sound waves into them.

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I HAD MY PERIODS ON 17 02 2011 AND I DID INTERCOURSE WITHOUT ANY PRECAUTION ON 08 03 2011 AND I DID NOT HAD MY NEXT PERIOD ON 17 03 2011. THEN I DID PREGNANCY TEST ON 26 03 2011 IT WAS WEEKLY POSITIVE. I have done an Ultra Sound on 29 03 2010 and my scan shows: Summary GRAVID UTERUS SHOWING TINY G. SAC WITH THIN DECIDUAL REACTION. SAC MEAS. CORRESPONDING TO 3 TO 4 WEEKS GESTATION . FETA NODE NOT SEEN. NO EVIDENCE OF ANY OVARIAN OR ADENEXAL MASS OR CYST DETEDTED. EARLY PREGNANCY......NEEDS FOLLOW UP AFTER TWO WEEKS. after getting my ultra sound the doctor suggests me to go for abortion because the baby is under developed. I request to your good self to come up a valuable suggestion. I HAD MY PERIODS ON 17-02-2011 AND I DID INTERCOURSE WITHOUT ANY PRECAUTION ON 08-03-2011 AND I DID NOT HAD MY NEXT PERIOD ON 17-03-2011. THEN I DID PREGNANCY TEST ON 26-03-2011 IT WAS WEEKLY POSITIVE. I have done an Ultra Sound on 29-03-2010 and my scan shows: Summary GRAVID UTERUS SHOWING TINY G. SAC WITH THIN DECIDUAL REACTION. SAC MEAS. CORRESPONDING TO 3 TO 4 WEEKS GESTATION. FETA NODE NOT SEEN. NO EVIDENCE OF ANY OVARIAN OR ADENEXAL MASS OR CYST DETEDTED. EARLY PREGNANCY......NEEDS FOLLOW-UP AFTER TWO WEEKS. after getting my ultra sound the doctor suggests me to go for abortion because the baby is under developed. I request to your good self to come up a valuable suggestion.

doctor1 MD

Thanks for the query
There is nothing grossly abnormal in the USG scan. I suggest you take a second opinion about the growth retardation because 4 weeks of gestation is too early to tell about the growth retardation.
Have a healthy living

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i have a swollen lymph node in my left arm pit had a momo and an ultra sound was told the breat are dense and have calcium deposits but nothing ot worry about. however I have pain like a bruising feeling or stabbing pain in the left breast. they are not treating the lymph node at all and BTW its been there now for about 1 1/2 years should I get a second oppinion

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Hi there,

Thanks for your query.

If the lymph node in the left armpit is growing steadily and is >1cm size, you should get an FNAC or a biopsy of the node done. Enlarged lymph node can be- besides other causes- due to infection or growth in the breast; or may be part of the generalized swollen...

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hi, i have paplpitations only when resting and my heart rate is slow, below 60 beats per minute, it feels like one big beat then a couple of fast ones. if i do some light exersise and raise my heart rate they seem to stop. ive had blood tests ultra sound and ecg scans but the palpitations did not occur when i had the scan. they happen most nights, any help would be appreciated. thank tom

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I have an awkward heart beat being checked out, my heart beats very hard with very little activity. like short sprints. would an ultra sound x ray show any signs of alchol abuse on the body.

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what is the fetus size in 4 week?i am pregnent but week not shown in ultra sound my last period date was 4th march i had unprotected sex in 30th march now my fetus size is 9mm,

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my periods have been irregular sometimes...my last period came on the 28th of jan 2011 after that i didnt have my periods i did a beta hcg test on the 14th of march and the test says 42.2 there is a small areotic echogenic area the doc can see in my right ovary in the ultra sound...i m very worried what can cause the beta hcg count am i pregnant or is it some cycst eriods have been irregular sometimes...my last period came on the 28th of jan 2011 after that i didnt have my periods i did a beta hcg test on the 14th of march and the test says 42.2 there is a small areotic echogenic area the doc can see in my right ovary in the ultra sound...i m very worried what can cause the beta hcg count am i pregnant or is it some cycst...if its not pregnancy is the situation dangerous...please help i m very worried

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hello, iv been having problems with my period since coming of the pill , first i didnt have a period for 3 months and now iv been having a period on and off for a month, iv been to the doctors they sent me for an ultra sound and came back all clear, i think its down to my hormone level. also me and my husband are trying for a baby but no luck, can you help ?

doctor1 MD

Dear Ma'm, This is a very sorry state of affairs, but yes you need a complete hormonal work up and find out what is the correction required. LH, FSH, Estradiol, prolactin, 17 (OH) P, TSH, FT4, Regards!

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I have had a ultra sound scan an it showed my utrus is anteverted an bulky with an ap fundal diameter of 64 mm . The endometrium has maximum thickness of 12mm but tinner at fundus . Thr right ovary is enlarge with a volume of 22cm 3 an contains follicles should I be worried and dose this mean I gave pcos

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my ultra sound results read: the uterus is anteverted and measures 87*40*50mm. no myometrical mass seen. yhe endometrium is closed and of normal thickness (5.4)mm. there are no free fluid collection in the posterior cul de sac. there is a thin walled cyst with posterior enchancement seen on the right ovary and it measures (28*20)mm the urinary bladder is well distended with echo-free urine and has normal wall thickness (1.6)mm. gallbladder is not well distended. may you please help me interprete my ultra sound results. urinary results indicate PH 6.0 . protein and glucose are nill

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hi! i am 35 yr old,my height is 5ft,my weight is 66kg.i had normal delivary 10yrs ago.i always have a regular period cycle(between 25 to 30days).last month i had period on 19th march,2014.today is 27th april2014,till now idont have my period.last month i have taken i-pill,this april month is very stressful as my son was ill.yesterday (26th april) i have done pg test through kit,which come negative.today i have gone to my gynecologist,she checked manually ,found negative,she advised me to do again pg test if negative then to take primoult-N ,3 times aday for 3 days.she told me if next month also same situation arise ,then to go for TSH,CBCC ESR,ultra sound of lower abdomen.but i worried if i wait for next month,isn t it too late?

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I am a 58 year old women who has been in menopause for 4 years. I recently experienced bleeding that presented itself as A classic menstrual cycle including sore breasts. I was given an internal and internal ultra sound. I have been told that the lining of my uterus has thickened and that it sometimes happens but I have never heard of anyone post menopausal having this. Scheduled for ad & C next week but am afraid of cancer. I have been told 9 out of 10 times it is not cancerous. Thoughts

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I started having symptoms about 7 weeks ago. Head congestion, then chest congestion, some fever, a cough, shortness of breath , and now pain in my chest under my left breast. (always after eating or drinking and random, when not, pain is worse...

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I m freaking myself out that I have bladder cancer! I ve had frequent urination for about two months. Now I m having dull pains and cramps on my sides and lower abdominal

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I’ve had a month of upper left rib pain , right near the left breast area. Had ultra sound chest X-ray, both normal, but spleen a bit enlarged 13.2. GP thinks muscular skeletal. I still have pain, not as intense as before. He doesn’t think ct is...

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