Ultrasound is performed in both male and female subjects. In men, the function, location and structure of the prostate and seminal vesicles are examined. In women, the ovaries and their appendages, the uterus and the fallopian tubes are examined.
Indications for ultrasound may be:
During the examination, diseases such as:
Most men and women turn to ultrasound of the pelvis due to infertility. In this case, ultrasound can help identify the cause in the inflammatory processes in the pelvic organs. Ultrasound also shows a clear picture of the state of health of cancer patients and a biopsy of neoplasms is performed.
Ultrasound is recommended to do once a year without waiting for the symptoms of gynecological and urological diseases. Diagnosis with a complete bladder is carried out, so before testing it is worth drinking 1.5 liters of water.