Endovaginal sonography for the diagnosis of upper genital tract infection.

@article{Boardman1997EndovaginalSF,
  title={Endovaginal sonography for the diagnosis of upper genital tract infection.},
  author={Lori A. Boardman and Jeffrey F Peipert and Jeffrey M. Brody and Amy S Cooper and Jennifer U Sung},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1997},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={54-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the clinical utility of transvaginal sonography for the diagnosis of upper genital tract infection. METHODS Fifty-five women who either met the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's minimal criteria for acute pelvic inflammatory disease or were being seen for non-classic signs of upper genital tract infection were evaluated. During abdominal and endovaginal ultrasound testing, fluid in the cul-de-sac, discrete tubes with or without tubal fluid, multicystic… CONTINUE READING

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