Which imaging studies are performed in the workup of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)?

Updated: Sep 19, 2019
  • Author: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG; Chief Editor: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG  more...
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The following imaging studies may be used in the evaluation of PCOS:

  • Ovarian ultrasonography, preferably using transvaginal approach

  • Pelvic CT scan or MRI to visualize the adrenals and ovaries


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