USG Whole Abdomen + TVS is a procedure of high-frequency sound waves to create images of your internal organs and the test results can identify abnormalities and help doctors diagnose conditions.
What is USG Whole Abdomen + TVS?
The USG Whole Abdomen + TVS is a safe and painless test that uses sound waves to make images of the abdomen. You will be asked to get this test done to identify problems.
USG Whole Abdomen + TVS shows images of the internal structures of the whole abdomen, such as the appendix, intestines, liver, gallbladder, kidneys, and urinary bladder. Whereas in a TVS the ultrasound wand is inserted into the vagina with a condom and lubricating gel. To monitor the heartbeat of the fetus, look at the cervix for any changes that could lead to complications such as miscarriage or premature delivery, identify the source of any abnormal bleeding, to diagnose a possible miscarriage or to confirm an early pregnancy.
Basically USG Whole Abdomen + TVS of the whole abdomen is an internal and external scan respectively done to study the whole abdomen.
How is USG Whole Abdomen + TVS performed?
USG Whole Abdomen + TVS is carried out by a sonographer, radiologist or sinologist).
- A gown needs to be put on depending if its USG or TVS. For USG and TVS the patients needs to lie down on the back, but in TVS the legs need to apart & crouched to a certain extent.
Side effects/risks of USG Whole Abdomen + TVS
There are no known risks for both mother and fetus after USG Whole Abdomen, as no radiation is used in this imaging technique.
Preparation before performing USG Whole Abdomen + TVS
A fat-free meal is advised 8 to 12 hours before the USG Whole Abdomen + TVS test.
The entire process of USG Whole Abdomen + TVS takes 30 to 60 minutes.
Post-care after USG Whole Abdomen + TVS
No such recommendation by any Doctor or Gynecologist after USG Whole Abdomen + TVS, but only normal pregnancy precautions.
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