This topic focuses on conditions of the reproductive system. Subtopics include reproductive tests, sexually transmitted infections and normal reproductive function.
Does a tilted uterus affect ultrasound testing? Is it more difficult to detect the baby with uterine retroversion?
Healing from a colposcopy is relatively simple, but side effects of the procedure can be worse for some people. Learn how to make the recovery process shorter and simpler by following a few tips.
Discomfort or pain in the lower abdominal region is due to many reasons and medical conditions. Lower right pelvic pain has some similar causes to upper right pelvic pain, but there are also differences.
Atrophic vaginitis occurs due to a decrease in estrogen levels, causing inflammation of the vagina and vulva. Medications for alleviating vaginal symptoms include Hormonal Treatment (HT) and Nonhormonal Treatment. Learn more about the benefits, side effects and risks of each.
What is interstitial cystitis? Put simply, it’s the bladder infection’s ugly cousin. However, interstitial cystitis is more of a condition than an infection that can be treated with a prescription drug. Find out what interstitial cystitis is and what symptoms you might experience.
The presence of uterine fibroids, cervical dysplasia and endometriosis are some of the reasons why hysterectomy is performed. There are different types of hysterectomies, and each has their corresponding benefits and risks. Learn more about each type of hysterectomy.
What are the different pelvic pain causes? Here we will list and detail them for you.
What are the different causes of vaginal odor? Here we will list and detail the various causes.
Women in their menopausal stage or those that are breastfeeding are more prone to suffer from atrophic vaginitis because of decreased estrogen production. Recognize the most common atrophic vaginitis symptoms and seek medical advice should you experience any of these.
Symptoms of bacterial vaginosis often include a foul smelling discharge from the vagina. Pain, itching and burning can occur as well. If the condition is persistent, antibiotic treatment is needed.