Breast implants became popular way back in 1960. Two plastic surgeons named Corning and Gerow invented them. Later on the implants were manufactured commercially. Today millions of women all over the world have undergone breast implant surgery. There are two …

The time period between two menstrual cycles in a woman is approximately 28 to 32 days. Many women during their menstruation feel depressed, irritated and tensed other than the normal days. Although the exact cause of this psychological state is …

Since olden days female is always revered for her beauty. Breast is one of most prominent feature that symbolizes her womanhood. Many women envy their contemporary for having larger breast as they believe it to be a sign of sexuality. …

Breast calcifications are tiny deposits of calcium present in the breast tissue of a woman. Presence of calcified deposits in breast is extremely common. In majority of cases they are non cancerous and harmless. Usually calcified deposits in breast are …

Fibroid tumors grow within walls of uterus. Fibroid tumor is composed of muscle cells and fibrous tissue. They are non cancerous growths in the uterus. Fibroid tumors usually develop during reproductive life of a woman and gradually shrink after menopause. …

Any type of bleeding which occurs through the uterus and vagina other than menstrual bleeding is called abnormal uterine bleeding. However, even heavy bleeding during menstruation which lasts for more than 7 days is also considered abnormal. The condition in …

Mastitis is a medical term used for breast inflammation. Although the condition can occur in any women, it is more common in breastfeeding mothers during the first 3 months after child birth. It is a painful condition of breast most …

Abdominal pain is the most common complain for which people frequently visit their doctor. Human abdomen is a large area with several vital viscera situated at different locations. Problem in any of these organs can cause pain. Children as well …

Women all over the world have become more conscious about their breast health. It has become a determining factor in their overall wellness. Feeling of even a small lump in her breast raises an alarming bell which is certainly not …

In women the two ovaries on either side of the uterus are important reproductive organs. Ovaries have a dual role to play; it secretes hormones estrogen and progesterone which causes menstruation. Secondly a matured egg is released from ovary every …

Follicles are a part of ovarian structure. They are tiny functional fluid filled sacs which contain the female eggs. The egg matures in microscopic inner wall of the follicle. Rupture of follicle is a normal physiological process in any fertile …

During pelvic examination many women have been found to have tipped uterus or tipped cervix (since cervix is considered to be lower part of uterus, it tantamount to be the same). Tipped uterus or cervix is a normal anatomical variation; …

Majority of women are likely to be in postmenopausal age after 50 to 55 years. It means their menstrual cycle has stopped. Bleeding from vagina in such circumstance is alarming both for the patient as well as for the treating …

Tubo ovarian abscess as the name suggests is formation of abscess in ovary and the connecting fallopian tube. The condition occurs in women mainly during the reproductive age, between 20 to 40 years. It is not a common pelvic disorder. …

Corpus luteum cyst is an ovarian cyst which is functional and harmless. It is a follicular cyst which develops after the egg is released from the follicle. It occurs in a woman of childbearing age. A cyst is a rounded …

Pain in lower abdomen before and during periods is one of the most common complaints in women during their menstrual age. In fact many girls and women consider it as a routine symptom of menstruation. For some women it is …

For a woman breast is an important organ in her body. Healthy breasts not only uplift her self esteem and sexuality but it also provides nourishment to her children. However, the firmness and contour may change over time. These changes …

Nabothian cyst is a tiny lump filled with mucus on the surface of cervix. There can be multiple bumps at a time. It is a cyst that is formed in the nabothian gland of cervix. The mucus filled cyst appears …

In her lifetime, a woman has to pass through many phases from puberty to menopause. Menopause is a phase where once a month menstrual cycle comes to an end. Period ceases and the ovary shuts down the production of eggs. …

Midway through her life every menstruating woman passes through significant bodily and psychological change. It brings with it lots of questions and curiosities. The most significant change is sporadic absence of periods, and irregularity of periods between the ages of …