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ISSN Print: 2394-7500, ISSN Online: 2394-5869, CODEN: IJARPF

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International Journal of Applied Research

Vol. 4, Issue 3, Part F (2018)

Role of ultrasound and Doppler in pelvic emergencies

Author(s)
Dr. CH Madhusudhan and Dr. Balaji G
Abstract
Pelvic emergencies are common in females. Common causes include pelvic inflammatory diseases, cystitis, Mittleshmerz bleed, hemorrhagic cyst, endometriosis, ruptured ectopic pregnancy, ruptured ovarian cyst and ovarian torsion.
Aim: The purpose of the study is to document female patients presenting to emergency room with acute pelvic pain and to study their aetiology.
Materials and methods: 30 patients were included in this study. All patients were examined by a senior faculty and referred for ultrasound and Doppler. Based on the clinical findings and Ultrasound and Doppler findings, patients were treated. Patients with intra-uterine pregnancy are excluded in this study.
Conclusion: Acute pelvic pain is a common presenting symptom to emergency room. All patients must undergo ultrasound and Doppler to decide whether patient should undergo operative versus non-operative treatment.
Pages: 372-376  |  302 Views  11 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. CH Madhusudhan and Dr. Balaji G. Role of ultrasound and Doppler in pelvic emergencies. International Journal of Applied Research. 2018; 4(3): 372-376.
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