Please click on the links below to learn more about these diseases, treatments, conditions, and procedures related to Gynaecology
- Dilatation and Curettage (D&C)
Dilatation and curettage (D&C) is a minor operation that removes material from the inside lining of your uterus.
Endometriosis is the growth of tissue, similar to the kind that lines the uterus every month, elsewhere in your abdomen.
Hysteroscopy is a procedure where a hysteroscope, a thin tube with a tiny camera, is used to look at the inside of your uterus.
- Hysterectomy, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic hysterectomy is an operation done to remove your uterus.
- Second Trimester Induction Of Labour
Everyone reacts differently to the loss of a pregnancy. This can be a lonely loss, with few places to share feelings or receive support. Allow yourselves to lean on those who have offered their help.
- Laparoscopy, Diagnostic
Diagnostic laparoscopy is an operation that helps your doctor see the inside of your abdomen. This is often done to investigate pelvic pain, infertility, and/or endometriosis.
A woman who no longer has a menstrual period and is no longer able to naturally conceive, because her ovaries have stopped working and producing hormones, has gone through menopause.
- Pap Testing
The Pap test detects cell changes on your cervix that, if left untreated for several years, could eventually turn into cervical cancer.
- Tubal Ligation or Coagulation, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic tubal ligation or coagulation is an operation done for permanent birth control.
- Urinary Incontinence
Urinary incontinence is the involuntary loss of urine.
Vaginismus is an involuntary contraction, or reflex muscle tightening, of the pelvic floor muscles that generally occurs when an attempt is made to insert an object.