Pediatric gynecologic ultrasound

Rita S. Ratani, Harris L. Cohen, Eddie Fiore

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Abstract

This article reviews salient features of pediatric gynecologic ultrasound. It reviews technologic factors, technique, and normal anatomy used to evaluate the pediatric gynecologic tract for abnormality. It reviews and illustrates clinical imaging information necessary to know in the ultrasonic analysis of several clinical problems in the pediatric gynecologic tract. This includes ovarian torsion, ambiguous genitalia, pelvic mass, and precocious puberty, as well as acute pelvic pain occurring from newborn life through puberty.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)127-139
Number of pages13
JournalUltrasound Quarterly
Volume20
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2004
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Child
  • Infant
  • Neonate
  • Ovary
  • Pelvic ultrasound
  • Uterus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Ratani, R. S., Cohen, H. L., & Fiore, E. (2004). Pediatric gynecologic ultrasound. Ultrasound Quarterly, 20(3), 127-139. https://doi.org/10.1097/00013644-200409000-00007