Not as scary as they sound, testicular ultrasounds are much more common than anyone may think! The team at The Ultrasound Co shed some light on what to expect if your practitioner refers you or your partner for further investigation.
Typically, more straightforward, and comfortable than perceived. Patient will be changed into a gown before removing any undergarments and covered by a blanket. Scan typically takes approximately 20 minutes and may involve assessment of the kidneys. Many pictures are documented – this is routine and not to be a concern.
For 40 weeks your body nourished your growing baby. During this time your precious bub was given first options on all available nutrition & mumma got the leftovers! During breastfeeding, things change - mumma gets first option on nutrients, bubba gets the leftovers! If the drain is too much, nutrients are mobilised out of mumma’s tissue, into circulation for breastmilk production. What's more, baby is growing bigger and their demand is increasing as they learn and absorb all they need to in the world outside THE protected environment of the uterus.
In order to provide the most comprehensive health care to our patients, we have built solid relationships with other modalities that complement us and share our vision for a truly holistic healthcare. One of our specialist collaborators is The Ultrasound Co - a private and independently owned specialist ultrasound practice is Mosman Park and we have invited them today to speak a bit about what differentiates them from the big radiology companies out there