Ultrasound Services

Pelvic Ultrasound

How is the test performed:

A PUS is an ultrasound done with vaginal probe introduced through vagina.

Suitability:

This test is suitable for women with Gynaecology problems

 

Test Instructions:

  • No need for any pre-test preparation
  • Needs empty bladder
    (women can go to toilet just before the test )
  • No need for fasting
  • Can be done at any time of menstrual cycle
  • Bleeding is not an issue
  • Tampons must be taken out

Trans Abdominal Ultrasound


How is the test performed:

A trans abdominal ultrasound is an ultrasound done through the abdomen.

Suitability:

This test is suitable for women with Gynaecology problems were the woman is virgin and has never had sex before
(i.e. teenage) or for pregnancy ultrasounds.

Test Instructions:

  • Woman will need a full bladder
  • For a gynaecology trans abdominal ultrasound then you are asked to fast (not eat food or drink liquid other than plain water)
  • It can be done any time, bleeding is not an issue

Endometriosis Ultrasound



How is the test performed:
An endometriosis ultrasound is done with vaginal probe introduced through vagina.

Suitability:
This test is suitable for women where endometriosis is  suspected

Test Instructions:

  • Woman should fast and have empty bladder
  • Could be done any time in cycle, bleeding not an issue
  • Tampons must be taken out
  • If the women in pain, then preferably to take Panadol or ibuprofen 30 min before the test

If you are having an ultrasound with Dr Batool Nadim as part of your appointment, please bring an Ultrasound Referral letter, as well as your O&G referral letter. If you don’t have an ultrasound referral, please download and print the form here and ask your referring doctor to complete it. The link will download the form instantly, please look in your downloads folder to view the form.

 

 

Telehealth Appointments

Batool is available to consult patients via Telehealth appointments. To make an appointment please Phone Colleen on (02) 8883 2091