Why would you need a gynaecological scan?
If you’ve had pelvic pain, unexplained bleeding, heavy periods, period pains, or bleeding after the menopause, you may need a gynaecology scan to check the health of your ovaries, fallopian tubes and uterus.
An ultrasound scan will give a clear view of your reproductive organs and will help determine a possible cause of the problem.
Most of our patients are referred to us by their gynaecologist, but you can also self-refer.
Our gynaecology scans can help to assist in detecting and monitoring many gynaecological conditions, a few of them are listed here:
- Ovarian cysts
- Ovarian cancer screening
- Premature ovarian failure, otherwise known as early menopause
- Polycystic ovaries (PCOS)
- Fibroids & polyps
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Our gynaecological scans
Gynae Pelvic scan - A thorough examination of the reproductive organs that helps in detecting and assessing many gynaecological conditions.
Ovarian cancer screening - A specific screening for Ovarian Cancer that includes an ultrasound examination of the ovaries combined with blood tests.
How are the scans performed?
The scans are performed internally using a long narrow probe that is inserted into the vagina. The procedure is quick and painless and takes around 10 minutes to complete.
Results of the scan and any treatment options will be discussed during your appointment.