Gynecologic and Obstetric Imaging refers to the application of medical ultrasonography to the female pelvic organs like uterus, ovaries, Fallopian tubes, bladder, adnexa, and the Pouch of Douglas.
Imaging methods in Gynecology includes
Ultrasonography-Transabdominal and Transvaginal, Computed tomography- Appropriate for detection of ovarian tumors, Magnetic Resonance Imaging- Tumors and endometriosis detected, Conventional Radiology-Calcifications, gas distribution, skeleton, IUD can be detected, Hysterosalpingography-Application of contrast agent into the uterine cavity, Angiography- Rarely indicated method like pathologic vascularization or involvement of pelvic vessels in tumors
Imaging methods in Obstetrics
Methods used without radiation exposure. Ultrasonography-Confirmation of pregnancy, recognition of multiple pregnancy, vitality, fetal biometry, Magnetic Resonance Imaging- Detection of congenital disorders and examination of mother.
Related Journals of Gynecologic and Obstetric Imaging
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Gynecologic Techniques, Journal of Gynecologic Surgery, Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecological Surgery, European Clinics in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
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