How Ultrasound Checks for Ectopic Pregnancy


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An ectopic pregnancy is one in which the fertilized egg implants somewhere other than in the patient’s uterus. Most ectopic pregnancies develop in one of the Fallopian tubes. The embryo can’t develop normally and will have to be removed. If it continues to develop within the Fallopian tube, it could eventually cause the tube to rupture, which will result in … Read More

What are My Options for an Ultrasound in Rochester?


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A pelvic ultrasound is an amazing diagnostic tool that simply and comfortably allows our practitioner to see your internal organs. At Madonna OB/GYN and Medical Spa in Rochester, we use both ultrasounds for your health and wellness. Check out some of your options below, and find out more about how the process works. First, we will determine if you need … Read More