Gynecologic Imaging

1st Edition

Expert Radiology Series (Expert Consult Premium Edition - Enhanced Online Features and Print)


  • Julia Fielding
  • Douglas Brown
  • Amy Thurmond
  • Key Features

    • Get all you need to know about the latest advancements and topics in gynecologic imaging, including normal and variant anatomy, pelvic pain, abnormal bleeding, infertility, first-trimester pregnancy complications, post-partum complications, characterization of the adnexal mass, and gynecologic cancer.
    • Recognize the characteristic presentation of each disease via any modality and understand the clinical implications of your findings.
    • Consult with the best. Internationally respected radiologist Dr. Julia Fielding leads a team of accomplished specialists who provide you with today’s most dependable answers on every topic in gynecologic imaging.
    • Identify pathology more easily with 1300 detailed images of both radiographic images and cutting-edge modalities—MR, CT, US, and interventional procedures.
    • Find information quickly and easily thanks to a consistent, highly templated, and abundantly illustrated chapter format.

    Access the fully searchable text online at, along with downloadable images.

    Table of Contents

    1. The Normal Pelvis on Ultrasound imaging and Anatomical Correlations


    3. CT - Normal anatomy, Imaging techniques and pitfalls

    4. CT - Dose reduction Techniques in MDCT Body Imaging

    5. Common protocols

    6. New techniques, diffusion

    7. Hysterosalpingography: Techniques, Normal Anatomy, and Pitfalls

    8. Approach to Pelvic Pain and the Role of Imaging

    9. Endometriosis

    10. Acute Pelvic Pain: An Overview

    11. Chronic Pelvic Pain

    12. Pelvic Pain: Lower Urinary Tract - Urethral Diverticulum, Cysts, Varix

    13. Benign Endometrial Causes of Abnormal Bleeding

    14. Adenomyosis

    15. Uterine Leiomyomas

    16. Overview

    17. Tubal abnormalities

    18. Mullerian uterine anomalies

    19. The Ovary and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome


    21. Ultrasound of the Normal and Failed First Trimester Pregnancy

    22. Ectopic Pregnancy

    23. Retained products of conception

    24. Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia

    25. Postpartum-retained placenta, post C-section, etc.

    26. Vaginal fistulas

    27. Pelvic prolapsed

    28. Approach to Imaging the adnexal mass

    29. Benign ovarian masses

    30. Malignant ovarian masses

    31. Use of PET imaging in gynecologic cancers

    32. Uterine cancers

    33. Cervical cancer

    34. Ovarian cancer/fallopian tube cancer

    35. Carcinoma of the Vagina and Vulva

    36. Gynecologic imaging of the pediatric patient

    37. Drainage and Biopsy Procedures

    38. Focused Ultrasound Ablation of Uterine Leiomyomas

    39. UAE

    40. Fallopian tube catheterization

    41. Ultrasound Guided Treatment of ectopic pregnancy


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    About the editors

    Julia Fielding

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Radiology; Division Chief of Abdominal Imaging Department of Radiology University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC; US

    Douglas Brown

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Radiology Department of Radiology Mayo Clinic; Rochester, MN; US

    Amy Thurmond

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director; Medical Women's Imaging Department Siker Medical Imaging and Intervention of Portland Portland, OR; US