An ultrasound scan is a diagnostic test that uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of the organs and structures inside the body. It can be used to diagnose conditions affecting the bladder, kidneys, prostate, liver, testicles, ovaries, spleen, pancreas, thyroid, gallbladder, uterus, etc. As it does not use any radiation, it is mostly used to view the developing fetus during pregnancy.
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Query: Hello, doctor, I am getting nervous during the transvaginal ultrasound. My muscles are getting tight, and I am unable to have the ultrasound done. Is there any other option? My doctor has recommended it for IUI sessions. Is it possible to opt for some other kind of ultrasound? Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. If transvaginal ultrasound is advised, then you need to have it. You can request your gynecologist to add- 1) A sedative such as Diazepam or an anti-anxiety drug such as Propanolol 20 mg. 2) Tablet Urispas (Flavoxate)... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am a 27-year-old married woman, who weighs 165 lbs, and I am 5.6 feet tall. I am trying to conceive from last year, but ever since I started to try, my regular menstrual cycle of 28 days got delayed by six to ten days. During my last periods, I noticed some red rashes on my face and ... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern, and I have seen all your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Variations in the results from various laboratories can be seen because of differences in the instrument, kits, reagents, techniques, etc. But, the overa... Read Full »