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Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Background  Abnormal bleeding from the uterus, which is extremely heavy or is unpredictable is known as abnormal uterine bleeding. It can happen anytime during the monthly cycle and sometimes make it difficult to tolerate.  Whenever the monthly period gives you a tough time and you are left with no choice but to sit back home...

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Cervical cancers

Background  Cervical cancers are  fourth  most common cancer in woman around the world. Cervix is the lower most of the uterus and cancer arises from internal  lining of the cervix due to chronic infection or chronic trauma causing irritation and change in lining of the cervix. Cervical cancers carry important concern for woman as  very...

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Abnormal vaginal discharge

Background  Vaginal discharge is a natural part of a female body functioning. It keeps the female reproductive system safe and helps in preventing the vagina from catching an infection. Usually, the fluid (vaginal discharge) is produced inside vagina and cervix, it plays the role a of a cleaner for vagina and takes away the bacterias...

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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Overview: Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection or bacterial illness of a female reproductive system. Apart from many different types of bacterias, PID is usually caused by sexually transmitted infections such as Chlamydia & gonorrhoea. Since pelvis consists of woman’s lower abdomen, the organs that may come in contact to such bacterias includes uterus, fallopian...

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Fibroids of uterus

Overview: Uterine fibroid is a kind of muscular tumour that grows in the uterus. Mostly, these growths are non cancerous in nature and occur to females during their most reproductive years between the age of 18 to 50.  These fibroids are found in various locations, sizes & shapes, they may or may not cause any...

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Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy is a surgical procedure which involves removal of entire uterus of the women. Many women commonly choose hysterectomy as an option to resolve their fibroid conditions after failed medical treatment After hysterectomy menstrual bleeding stops, pelvic pressure stops and new fibroids cannot grow. A woman can no longer become pregnant after hysterectomy. Conditions Under...

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Ovarian Cancers

Background  Ovarian cancers are the seventh most common cancer in the females across world. These cancers form the ovarian epithelial lining tissue which grow inadvertently out of proportion to produce ovarian tumours. The most common ovarian tumours arise from inner lining of the ovary and the other subset of ovarian tumours arise from stromal tissue...

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PCOS polycystic ovary syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a gynaecological condition in which the ovaries get enlarged with multiple small cysts on the edges(as the name suggests polycystic itself means ‘many cysts’). It is due to disturbed hormonal levels of a woman which leads to abnormal menstrual cycle,inability to get pregnancy, physical health, etc.  Causes of polycystic ovary...

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Uterine (Endometrial) cancers – All u need to know?

Background  Uterine cancers are among on of the most common cancers in the female population and the incidence is  even in western countries. These cancers arise from the inner lining of the endometrial lining of the uterus. These cancers are contributed through multiple reasons in woman journey for adolescence to menopause. Though these are most...

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Uterine Prolapse

Background  Uterine prolapse occurs when uterus slips from its normal position. The uterus is a muscular organ that’s is held in its place by pelvic muscles and ligament. If the muscles of these ligaments stretch or become weak then they are no longer able to hold the uterus causing a prolapse.  The prolapse may be...

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Vaginal infection

Vaginal Infections are the infection caused in the vagina because of various known and unknown reasons. In some cases, it can cause discomfort, discharge and vaginal odour.  What are the signs & symptoms of vaginal infection:  Vaginal infections can be difficult to understand sometimes because some of them has no symptoms. You should visit a...