U/spot

English translation: Skene's gland

15:26 Apr 23, 2019
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care / Obstetrics report
Italian term or phrase: U/spot
referto esame ginecologico, ecografia e cardiotocografia.
paziente alla 37 settimana di gravidanza ricoverata per dilatazione calico pielica.
Inviate U/spot.

I cannot find the meaning of this medical term. I think it's some tests that have been sent to the lab, but google hasn't been my fried.
thanks in advance as always.
jajetta
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:21
English translation:Skene's gland
Explanation:
I think it is a specimen of fluid from the Skene's gland that has been sent to the lab for testing.

"Le ghiandole di Skene, conosciute anche come prostata femminile (v. eiaculazione femminile), U-spot o ghiandole parauretrali/periuretrali esocrine, fanno parte dell'apparato genitale femminile e sono situate in prossimità del meato urinario, nella zona superiore rispetto al vestibolo vaginale."
https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghiandola_di_Skene

"Sequence of a Pelvic Examination - Skene's glands
Suspect inflammation; check for urethral discharge [...] Apply pressure upwards and milk the Skene's gland by moving your fingers outward. Do this on both sides and note COCA on any discharge. Obtain specimen for culture."
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Fiona Grace Peterson
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Local time: 23:21
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Skene's gland


Explanation:
I think it is a specimen of fluid from the Skene's gland that has been sent to the lab for testing.

"Le ghiandole di Skene, conosciute anche come prostata femminile (v. eiaculazione femminile), U-spot o ghiandole parauretrali/periuretrali esocrine, fanno parte dell'apparato genitale femminile e sono situate in prossimità del meato urinario, nella zona superiore rispetto al vestibolo vaginale."
https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghiandola_di_Skene

"Sequence of a Pelvic Examination - Skene's glands
Suspect inflammation; check for urethral discharge [...] Apply pressure upwards and milk the Skene's gland by moving your fingers outward. Do this on both sides and note COCA on any discharge. Obtain specimen for culture."

Fiona Grace Peterson
Italy
Local time: 23:21
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Asker: That's a very interesting answer. Thank you very much. I also found "Spot Urine Test" which may also fit. https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=167&contentid=creatinine_urine

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