Ultrasonography of the urinary system in Odessa
Today, ultrasonography is the fastest and most informative way to identify pathologies in the functioning of the organs of the urinary system. With the help of ultrasonography diagnosed the presence of stones, cysts, tumors and other disorders of the bladder and kidneys. It is safe, therefore, suitable for repeated use.
In the medical department of the ON Clinic Odessa, Renal and bladder Ultrasonography is performed on modern equipment - SIEMENS ACUSON NX3 elite, which captures the slightest changes in tissues and allows you to establish the occurrence of the pathological process at an early stage of the course. Timely examination and diagnosis in urology repeatedly increase the effectiveness of treatment, prevent the development of complications.
Signs indicating the need for an Ultrasonography of the urinary system, are:
- lumbar pain and abdominal pain;
- changes in the parameters of the urine and urination (color, impurities, frequency of micturate urge, etc.);
- the presence of chronic diseases of the urinary system (cystitis, kidney cyst, pyelonephritis, etc.);
- congenital anomalies of organs (Vascular malformations, etc.);
- blood pressure elevation;
- injuries in the kidney area, etc.
During the diagnostic procedure, the doctor receives information about the condition of the walls of the bladder, evaluates the structure of the tissues of the kidneys and the presence of residual urine after urination.
Since the organs of the urinary tract are closely located, there is a danger of the infection spreading quickly between themselves and to the surrounding tissues.
How does a bladder ultrasonography conduct?
Bladder ultrasonography in women is conducted by using a sensor on which a water-based gel is applied, which improves the conductivity of the echoes reflected from the organ. They are fixed by an ultrasound machine and form a high-quality image on the screen. Bladder ultrasonography in the case of urinary incontinence is the method of primary and most reliable diagnosis in female urology. This disorder is observed in 25% of women aged from 40 to 50 years (according to WHO), and the favorable prognosis of treatment largely depends on timely and correct diagnosis.
Examination of women can be performed transabdominal (through the abdominal wall) and transvaginal (by inserting the sensor into the vagina), the method of conducting is determined exclusively by the doctor.
Bladder ultrasonography in men is transabdominal, but if indicated, it can be performed through the rectum (transrectal).
How much fluid should you drink before the ultrasonography of Renal and bladder Ultrasonography?
For the success of the procedure, it is necessary that the bladder is full, since its fullness improves the visualization of the anatomical structures of the organ.
Preparation for Renal and bladder Ultrasonography is to:
- drink 1-1.5 liters of water an hour before the procedure;
- refrain from urinating;
- a few days before the examination, exclude from the diet the products that provoke flatulence (legumes, bread, fresh fruits/vegetables, etc.).
In the case of transvaginal and transrectal ultrasonography, it is also undesirable to use products that cause increased aerogenesis and it is necessary to clear the intestines of fecal materials the day before (taking laxatives or enemiasis).
Making appointments for the Ultrasonography of the urinary system in the medical center ON Clinic Odessa are carried out by filling out an online form on the website of the clinic or calling the specified phone number.
The cost of Ultrasonography of urinary system organs in Odessa
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