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17 Mar 2003

cyst, growth on the uterus or endometriosis
I would like to know whether cysts or growths on the uterus or endometriosis would show up on an x-ray taken in that area, or whether an abnormality in bloodwork would show up if one had these problems...

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01 Jan 0001

VRBM, it’s unlikely that any of them would show up on an x-ray and definitely not on blood tests. The best would be to go for a sonar (ultrasound) examination, as it would clearly show a cyst or a growth on the uterus. A laparoscopy will of course be able to differentiate between all three. Good luck.
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