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Pelvic ultrasound

Transvaginal (TV) scan

By carrying out a transvaginal ultrasound we can assess your pelvis for signs of any underlying gynaecology conditions

About

Pelvic ultrasound can help your consultant diagnose conditions such as endometriosis or fibroids, as well as assessing the general health of the womb lining. It can be used to investigate pelvic pain or abnormal vaginal bleeding. It is also one of the key components of a fertility assessment. A thin, ultrasound probe which emits is guided into the vagina. It emits sound waves which produce images of the organs, tissues or blood flow. The images produced appear on a screen that your consultant can see as they're doing the examination. All patients having this type of ultrasound scan will be offered a chaperone.
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Our consultants

We're proud to work with leading experts across a range of medical fields, whose skills are matched by their integrity and compassion.

Our facilities

From complex surgery to straightforward procedures, we provide exceptional care across our network of hospitals, outpatient centres and specialist clinics.

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We're happy to help you make an appointment with one of our experienced consultants.

This content is intended for general information only and does not replace the need for personal advice from a qualified health professional.
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