Everything you want to know about reproduction ultrasound

Ultrasound is nothing more than high-frequency sound waves, which project through a screen the image of various tissues as well as the inside of organs.


It is very useful in pregnancy, during which all the movements of the fetus and its state of health are recorded.
It is a widespread method, non-invasive and imaging, completely safe for the woman, mother and fetus. It does not emit radiation and is ideal for recording an ectopic pregnancy, and of course for an annual gynecological examination.

The ultrasound is done transvaginally or intra-abdominal with the permission of the bladder and prescribes other invasive methods.
Virtually all internal genitals and any anatomical abnormalities are depicted. Gives information about the condition of the uterus, ovaries and fallopian tubes.
The condition of the uterus is very important as information, as it determines the ease or difficulty of achieving pregnancy.
An ultrasound can reveal many problems, such as anatomical abnormalities, fibroids, adhesions, septa, double uterus, unicorn uterus, polyps, problems that significantly reduce the achievement of pregnancy.


Ultrasound can also show if there is any malignancy, or polycystic ovaries or endometriosis, or fallopian tubes.

All of the above are issues that a gynecologist detects in reproductive ultrasound.

When a treatment is followed, it is used as a tool to detect the progress of the treatment. The treatment, in any case, is assisted by ultrasound.

Ultrasound helps a lot in the case of in vitro fertilization. It gives an illustrative position in the puncture of the follicles so that the doctor can take the eggs.
In this case the ultrasound examination is mandatory and necessary.

Also, in embryo transfer the ultrasound shows where the embryos are placed, what is the best and most suitable position, as well as how the best possible action will be done.
It is true that color ultrasound gives multiple information about the endometrium, its volume, and whether or not it is perfused.

A good picture also defines when the embryo transfer will take place.

The 3D image shows any pathological condition and of course helps in early diagnosis.

Ultrasound is the golden key to ovulation for this and is repeated 3-5 times from the 8th to the 10th day of a woman’s menstrual cycle.

The endometrium increases in size every two days and this is exactly what the ultrasound shows.

Its thickness will mean the probable day of ovulation, when directed sexual intercourse or insemination can take place, during the fertile day and time.

Ultrasound is important in both egg retrieval and embryo transfer.

He is the one who will show the intrauterine pregnancy and the heartbeat of the fetus during the 6th week.

Ultrasound also determines the sac of the fetus and whether it hosts a multiple pregnancy.

In addition, it shows what happens when there is pain in the pelvis or heavy bleeding, or abnormalities in the period or even pain during sexual intercourse.

Ultrasound avoids long hours and bloody surgeries to detect possible problems.

The ultrasound can be done on any day of the cycle even during the period.

In case of pregnancy, an ultrasound can show the position and weight of the fetus, the amniotic sac fluid, but also in what condition the placenta is.

It is true that the first abnormalities in the fetus such as syndromes and other genetic changes first appear on ultrasound.

It is widely used in gynecology but it is not uncommon for other medical specialties to seek its help.