What is Ultrasound of pelvis (pelvic)?

Category: Procedures


Generic name: Ultrasound (Sonogram)

Medical sonography (ultrasonography) is an ultrasound-based diagnostic medical imaging technique used to visualize muscles, tendons, and many internal organs, their size, structure and any pathological lesions with real time tomographic images.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Diagnostic assessment 7 1
Ovarian cyst 2 0
Pain 2 0
Dysmenorrhea 1 0
Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual flow) 1 0
Pelvic pain 1 0

Show all 8 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ultrasound of pelvis (pelvic)

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently having Ultrasound of pelvis (pelvic)

Dosage Patients
as needed 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ultrasound of pelvis (pelvic).