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what does free fluid POd (+) means on 15th day of my cycle?

By Anonymous February 14, 2014 - 11:34pm
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Hi Anonymous,

Thank you for your question and welcome to Empowher. PoD stands for the Pouch of Douglas. The Pouch of Douglas is the deepest point in the peritoneal cavity; it is a collection point of fluids during the monthly ovulation and when there is an infection in the peritoneal cavity. This fluid usually dissipates naturally, but if the amount becomes of a concern, it has to be drained using a syringe and a needle by a doctor.


I hope this helps.


February 15, 2014 - 6:01am
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