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Complications of Hysterectomy
Hysterectomy, one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures in women, can be performed safely with minimum disruption to a woman’s life. Nothing in life is risk free and with surgery there is always a risk of complications. The risks of this procedure will be reviewed in this article.
Decision to have a Hysterectomy
You have made the decision to have a hysterectomy, but the work is not over. There are more decisions to be made. You should ask questions, understand and explore your options. Prepare yourself to make the wisest choice. This article reviews some points to consider.
Desquamative Genital Disorder
Have you been treated over and over again for discharge, itching and genital inflammation but the symptoms continue to recur? If this describes you, then read this article that explains a rare inflammatory condition that is often missed.
Endometriosis, a common cause of chronic pelvic pain, occurs when endometrial tissue grows in sites other than the uterine lining. Common sites include the ovary and peritoneum behind the uterus. Read this article to learn how this condition is diagnosed.
Diagnosis of VIN and VAIN
Cancers of the vulva and birth canal typically present as precancerous lesions, which provides a window of opportunity to prevent the transition to cancer. Read this article to learn how precancerous lesions are diagnosed.
Epidemiology of Hypertension
Hypertension is a condition whereby the blood pressure is consistently over 140/90 in an untreated individual. Its management is the most common reason for doctor’s visits in non-pregnant adults in the U.S. Read this article to learn who is affected.
Evaluating Your Breast
Breast pain, lumps or changes in the appearance of the breast can be an indication of a problem. This creates distress and some women are uncertain what to do. Some problems should prompt an immediate attention while others can be monitored. Read this article to learn more.
Evaluation of Heart Disease
Heart disease, most prevalent medical condition in the adult population is a well-studied problem and the knowledge gained has led to precise evaluation and treatments. Read this article to learn about tests which can identify the presence of this disease.
Gynecologic Cancers and Celebrities
The recent death of Charlotte Brosnan from ovarian cancer and Angelina Jolie’s decision to have a bilateral mastectomy has highlighted the problems of breast and ovarian cancer. Read this article to learn more about hereditary cancers and how to prevent these cancers.
Gynecologic Surgery- Alternatives
Your doctor just recommended surgery but is it the right decision for you? You understand the problem and are certain that treatment is necessary but unclear if surgery is the answer. Read this article to learn about alternatives to surgery.
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