Pelvic Ultrasound

A pelvic ultrasound is a test that uses sound waves to make pictures of the organs inside your pelvis. Your doctor might order this test to diagnose a condition, or to check the health of your baby while still in the womb.


In women, a pelvic ultrasound is used to view the:


In men, it’s used to view the:

  • Bladder
  • Prostate gland
  • Seminal vesicles (glands that add fluid to semen)