Complications of uterine compression sutures

Complications of uterine compression sutures

Complications of uterine compression sutures used for the surgical management of postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) In the modern practice of caesarean delivery, if the uterus was found to be not contracting after the routine of drugs, which make uterus contract, one of the...
Vaginal itching in elderly women

Vaginal itching in elderly women

In elderly women, i.e., postmenopausal ladies; it is not so common to have thrush (fungal infection). This is because; the fungus causing thrush needs acidic environment to grow. This milieu is mainly enhanced, if the woman is taking oestrogen based hormone...
Adenomyosis

Adenomyosis

Adenomyosis is where endometrial tissue, the tissue that normally lines the womb, grows inside the wall of the womb. It is not the same as endometriosis, a condition where parts of endometrial tissue escape the womb and implant on organs outside it. However, many...
Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD)

Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD)

Persistent or recurrent problems with sexual response or sexual desire that distresses sexually active women or causes strain in the relationship with her partner is known medically as Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD). At some point in their lives many women experience...
Bartholins abscess or Bartholins cyst

Bartholins abscess or Bartholins cyst

The medical name for Bartholins glands is Greater vestibular glands. These glands are two small oval reddish-yellow bodies present very close to the vaginal opening. Normally, the gland’s duct opening is not visible to the naked eye. Bartholin’s duct cyst typically...
Chronic Vaginal Discharge

Chronic Vaginal Discharge

A 24-year old sexually-active woman was troubled with intense pruritus around her genitalia, associated with a thick vaginal discharge. She was using combined (Oestrogen and Progesterone) oral pills for contraception. She stated she had already tried a few courses of...

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