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Chronic pelvic pain

Chronic pelvic pain is a common presenting symptom to primary care physicians and to radiologists. Pelvic ultrasound with transabdominal and endovaginal approaches are usually the first line imaging modality. MRI may be performed afterwards.

Clinical presentation

  • non-cyclic pain
  • pain of >6 months duration

Patients present with symptoms severe enough to cause functional disability.

Differential diagnosis

Ultrasound - gynaecology
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rID: 33571
System: Gynaecology
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