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Testing of the female reproductive system

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tigrebright's version from 2015-11-23 14:39

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colposcopyvisual examination of the vagina and cervix
endometrial biopsysmall amount of tissue from the lining of the uterus is removed
endovaginal ultrasoundused to create sound wave images of the uterus and ovaries
hysterosalpingographyradiographic imaging of the uterus and fallopian tubes
hysteroscopyvisual examination of the uterus and fallopian tubes
pap smearbiopsy of the cervix
pregnancy testlooks for a high level of HCG hormone
first trimester screeningultrasound, finger prick; to test for down's syndrome
chorionic villus samplingbetween 8th and 10th weeks; search for abnormalities
amniocentesisto evaluate fetal health and diagnosis certain congenital disorders
pelvimetrymeasure the dimensions of the pelvis
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