Category: Gynaecology

Vaginal examination 1

vaginal examination : Define, indications & steps

Vaginal examination We have described in article : Definition of vaginal examination Indications of vaginal examination pre – requisites for vaginal examination Steps of vaginal examination Define Vaginal examination / per speculum examination : ...

Myomectomy 1

myomectomy : definition, indications & complication

Myomectomy We have described in article : Definition of myomectomy Indications of myomectomy Counselling of a patient before myomectomy prerequisites that should be fulfilled before myomectomy Complications of myomectomy Definition of myomectomy : Myomectomy...

Puberty 10

Puberty : signs, male & female physical changes

Puberty We have described in article : Definition of puberty Clinical signs of puberty Male physical & physiological changes in puberty Female physical & physiological changes in puberty Abnormalities of puberty Definition of precocious...

Vaginal hysterectomy 1

Vaginal hysterectomy

Hysterectomy We have described in article : Indications of hysterectomy Types of hysterectomy pre operative order for hysterectomy Advantages of vaginal hysterectomy Management of hysterectomy complications of hysterectomy Disadvantages of hysterectomy LAVH : LAVH...

Laparoscopy 1

Laparoscopy : Indications, advantages & diagnostic

Laparoscopy We have described in article : Definition of laparoscopy Indications of laparoscopy Advantages of laparoscopy Disadvantages of laparoscopy Contraindications of laparoscopy Complications of laparoscopy Definition of Laparoscopy : Laparoscopy : Laparoscopy is a...

Vaginal itching 1

Management of vaginal itching

Vaginal itching Diagnosis of Vaginal itching Treatment of vaginal itching. Causes of Vaginal itching Causes of vaginal itching :  Pruritus associated with vaginal discharge :  Trichomonas vaginalis. Candida albicans. Pruritus without vaginal discharge : ...

Twin Pregnancy. 5

Twin Pregnancy

Twin Pregnancy Definition: When two fetus simultaneously develops in the uterus, is called twin pregnancy We have described : Classification of twin pregnancy Diagnosis of twin pregnancy Symptoms and Signs of twin pregnancy Abdominal...

Diagnosis of pregnancy 6

Diagnosis of pregnancy

Diagnosis of pregnancy Define pregnancy : The state of carrying a developing embryo or fetus within the female body. This condition can be indicated by positive results on an over – the counter urine...

Women Breast feeding 14

Women Breast feeding

Breast feeding Define exclusive breast feeding : Giving baby only milk, not even a drop of water or other foods till 6 months of age  is called exclusive breast feeding. We have described :...

Infertility 6

Male and female Infertility

Infertility Define : Infertility is defined as a failure to conceive within one or more years or regular unprotected coitus. We have described : Causes of infertility in male. Causes of infertility in female....

pre eclampsia. 5

Pre Eclampsia : symptoms, treatment & complication

Pre eclampsia Define : Pre – eclampsia is defined as the development of hypertension in pregnancy together with proteinuria and generalized oedema after 20th weeks of gestation. We have described in article : Classify...

Hyperemesis Gravidarum 5

Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Hyperemesis Gravidarum Define hyperemesis gravidarum : It is a severe type of vomiting of pregnancy which has got deleterious effect on the health of the mother & / or incapacitates her in day to...

of Intrauterine Fetal death (IUFD / IUD) 8

Intrauterine Fetal death (IUFD / IUD)

Intrauterine Fetal death (IUFD / IUD) Define :  Antepartum death occuring beyond 28 weeks  of pregnancy is termed as intrauterine death (IUD). We have described in article : Causes of Intrauterine Fetal death (IUFD...

Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR) 4

Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR)

Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR) Define Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR) :  When birth weight of the baby is below the tenth percentile of the average for the gestational age, is called intrauterine growth restriction. IUGR...

Uterine Prolapse. 4

Uterine Prolapse.

Uterine Prolapse Genital prolapse : Define :  Descent of the pelvic organs from its normal position in the pelvis through the vagina is known as genital prolapse Types of genital prolapse :  Uterine prolapse...

Abruptio Placenta. 5

Abruptio Placentae

Abruptio Placenta Define Abruptio Placenta : It is one from of antepartum hemorrhage where the bleeding occurs due to pre – mature separation of normally situated placenta. We have described in article : Causes...

missed abortion 20

Missed Abortion.

MIssed Abortion Define Missed abortion : When foetus is dead and retained inside the uterus for a viable period, It is called missed abortion or silent miscarriage or early fetal demise. We have described...

contraceptive 6

Describe Contraceptive (Birth control)

Contraceptive Define contraceptive : The contraceptives are the measures either temporary or permanent designed to prevent pregnancy. We have described : Ideal contraceptive. Contraceptive method Barrier methods of contraceptive. Describe condom Classify hormonal contraceptive...

Menorrhagia 4

Menorrhagia (excessive bleeding).

Menorrhagia Define menorrhagia :  Menorrhagia is a cyclical bleeding at normal level which is excessive in amount or duration. We have described : Causes of menorrhagia Management of menorrhagia Examination of menorrhagia Investigation of...

birth control for amenorrhea 4

Amenorrhea (birth control for amenorrhea)

Amenorrhea Define Amenorrhea :   Amenorrhea means absence of menstruation . It is a symptoms, not a disease. We are includes in this blog : Classify amenorrhea: Cause of primary amenorrhea General Advice of amenorrhea...

Dysmenorrhea 6

Dysmenorrhea (painful period)

Dysmenorrhea Define dysmenorrhoea :   Painful menstruation of sufficient magnitude which incapacitate day to day activities is called dysmenorrhoea. We are includes in the blog : Common cause of dysmenorrhea Primary dysmenorrhea Secondary dysmenorrhoea Investigation...

Trichomoniasis 4

Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis Define : Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted disease  caused by small organism called trichomonas vaginalis. We have described : Management of Tichomonas vagintis Symptoms of Tichomonas vagintis Investigation of Tichomonas vagintis Treatment of...

Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) 5

Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF)

Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) Define Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) : Abnormal communication between the bladder and the vagina and the urine escapes into the vagina causing true incontinence is called vesico- vaginal fistula. We have described...

Syphilis 7

Syphilis (chronic systemic infectious disease).

Syphilis Define syphilis : Syphilis is a chronic systemic infectious disease caused by Treponema pallidum, usually transmitted by close sexual contact. We have described : Classification of Syphilis Clinical features of Syphilis Treatment of...

Gonorrhoea 14

Gonorrhoea (communicable venereal disease).

Gonorrhoea Define Gonorrhoea : It is an infectious and communicable venereal disease caused by Neisseria gonorrhoea characterized by burning sensation in the genitalia, painful micturition. Purulent discharge per vagina in female. We have describe...

AIDS (Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome). 7

AIDS (Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome).

AIDS (Human Immuno Deficiency Virus) Define AIDS :  It is a fatal illness caused by a retrovirus known as human immuno deficiency virus which breaks down the body’s immune system. we have described :...

Sexual Disease 3

Sexual Disease

Sexual Transmitted Disease Define Sexual transmitted disease : The sexual transmitted disease are a group of communicable disease caused by a wide range of bacterial, viral, protozoal and fungal infection transfrerred predominantly through sexual...

The Ovary. 5

The Ovary.

Ovary Define ovary: Ovary are 2 in numbers. The female gametes called oocyte are formed in them. We have described : Describe the anatomy and physiology of ovary in short. Morphology and Structure of...

The Uterus 6

The Uterus

Uterus Define Uterus : The uterus is a hollow pyriform muscular organ situated in the pelvis between the bladder in front and the rectum behind. We have described : .Describe the anatomy of uterus....

The Breast 4

The Breast

The Breast We have described in article : Introduction to the breast Breast Extension, Situation, Weight: Breast Structures Blood supply, Lymphnodes. Developmental anomalies of breast. Definition of Breast :  Define : Breast is a...

Vagina 4

Vagina

Vagina Define Vagina : The vagina is a fibromusculo-membranous sheath communicating the uterine cavity with the exterior at the vulva. We have described: Anatomy of Vagina Blood supply of Vagina Nerve supply of Vagina...

Ectopic Pregnancy 8

Ectopic Pregnancy.

Ectopic Pregnancy Define Ectopic Pregnancy : It may be defined as when implantation of the fertilized ovum occurs at any site others than the normal uterine cavity. We have described: What are the type...

Urinary-Tract-Infection-UTI 7

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI).

Urinary tract infection (UTI) Define Urinary tract infection (UTI):  A urinary-tract-Infection-(UTI) is an infection in any part of your urinary system Kidneys, Ureters, Bladder, and Urethra. We have described : UTI in Female and...