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Advised a Laparoscopic Myomectomy? Here’s What to Know

Women who have been detected with fibroids (non-cancerous growths or tumors) and want to have children in the future may be suggested a laparoscopic myomectomy to remove the fibroids while leaving the uterus in place.  

Richa Choudhary, 32, visited her gynecologist when she experienced symptoms like heavy periods and pelvic pain for two months.

Don’t Be Afraid of a Polypectomy! Here’s What to Know

A polyp is an abnormal growth of tissue that attaches itself to the inner lining of an organ. It appears flat and roundish and is mostly less than half an inch in size. Polyps may grow in the colon (large intestine),  ear, nose or uterus. 

What is a polypectomy procedure?

The procedure to remove a polyp is known as a polypectomy. 

Menorrhagia Treatment: Is Mirena IUD an Option?

Smita Jain, 45, experienced heavy menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia) for about a year before she finally decided to do something about it. On a friend’s recommendation, she visited Dr Swati Sinha, Consultant Obstetrician-Gynecologist at Sitaram Bhartia hospital in South Delhi  for menorrhagia treatment. 

“Heavy menstrual bleeding occurs when you lose more than 80 ml of blood every menstrual cycle.

Non-Descent Vaginal Hysterectomy (NDVH): Meaning, Benefits, Risks and Recovery

Usha Nair (56) got an ultrasound done  on the recommendation of her gynecologist when she experienced bleeding after attaining menopause. On the basis of her symptoms and further tests Dr Rinku Sengupta, Consultant Obstetrician – Gynecologist at Sitaram Bhartia Hospital suggested an  NDVH.

Unaware to what this meant, Usha quickly asked,

“What is NDVH surgery?