Aa
A
A
A
Close
Ovarian Cancer Community
6.28k Members
Avatar universal

Trans vaginal ultrasounds for ovarian caner?

Is a trans vaginal ultrasound and a regular ultrasound, plus two x rays of the abdomen an accurate way to test for ovarian cancer and to find any abnormalities of the ovaries?
1 Responses
Avatar universal
Hi there,

Well, if your transvaginal ultrasound is negative that is a great sign.  The other tests you mention just add to the confirmation you don't have an ovarian mass (if they were negative). However, there are so many types of cancer and other medical issues too. If you have symptoms and can't find answers you need to keep pursuing the issue.  From your post, it is unclear of your situation but if you had no mass seen on your ovary that is a great sign that you probably don't have ovarian cancer.  Best wishes.
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Learn how to spot the warning signs of this “silent killer.”
Diet and digestion have more to do with cancer prevention than you may realize
A list of national and international resources and hotlines to help connect you to needed health and medical services.
Here’s how your baby’s growing in your body each week.
These common ADD/ADHD myths could already be hurting your child
This article will tell you more about strength training at home, giving you some options that require little to no equipment.