An ultrasound investigation uses high frequency sound waves to generate images of fetus and other internal organs, which helps in identifying any abnormalities and treating them accordingly. Transvaginal Sonography is an internal examination done through vagina, unlike other ultrasound procedures this involves a doctor inserting a ultrasound probe about two or three inches into your vaginal canal.
This transvaginal Sonography is performed while there is
- An abnormal pelvic examination
- Unexplained vaginal bleeding
- Pelvic pain
- An ectopic pregnancy