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I was having right lower abdominal pain and my ultrasound showed

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I was having right lower abdominal pain and my ultrasound showed small amount of endometrial fluid in cervix as well. I was wondering if they misdiagnosed a pregnancy. They did find however enlarged lymph nodes in my groin area. I am late on my period by 14 days. No bleeding or spotting as of yet
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Customer: Transvaginal ultrasound showed small amount of fluid in my uterus and cervix. I would have been 5 weeks pregnant
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 1 year ago.
Hello, I'm Dr Manos, M.D., board certified ObGyn. What was described in the ultrasound about the ovaries? Some fluid in the cervix isn't necessarily endometrial. It could be from effects of estrogen on cervical fluid. Any evidence of a follicle or corpus luteum on the right ovary?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Prior ultrasound non vaginal on Friday shows a folicial on right ovary . Lt ovary was not visualized
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I also read that endometrium fluid could also be the result of uterine cancer. But I can't help but Wonder could this be a missed diagnosis in uterine pregnancy but it's too easily to see it
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 1 year ago.
You would have to have some sort of evidence of a corpus luteum supporting a pregnancy which none is described. Endometrial fluid from endometrial cancer would have thickened cancerous endometrium which is not described. A follicle on the right ovary may be an ovulation within a week or less. The pain wouldn't be bad for now and not likely pregnancy related. If you miscarried you could do a urine pregnancy test which would still be positive even after a miscarriage.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Urine is negative as it was with my daughter. It took a blood test to confirm her. The fluid in uterus I can't help but wonder if I was misdiagnosed because they were unaware that pregnancy was an issue
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
They were very vague on description on ultrasound. ..just worries me for lots of reasons. Medicines I'm taking being one of them
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I feel very much pregnant and have all signs and symptoms
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What are some reasons for fluid in uterus
Expert:  Dr Ted Manos replied 1 year ago.
I can only share my responses from the information you have given me. A serum HCG can be helpful at this point but you have had an ultrasound and are trying to interpret the results. You may rate my response and get a little more information like the pregnancy blood test. I can't help at this point. Thank you for using this service.