Ovaries and Uterus (For ladies)

  • Purpose:
    To assess the gynecological health, and evaluate for signs of ovarian cysts, sexually transmitted infections, uterine fibroids or early-stage cancer.
    To investigate gynaecological symptoms such as pelvic pain, irregular or prolonged cycles.
  • Preparation:
    Drink 1L of water 1hr prior to scan
    No fasting required
    Avoid carbonated drinks
  • Risks:
    No radiation risks, unlike X-ray and CT scan which involve ionizing radiation.
    A little discomfort with the cold and wet conducting gel.