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For decades, scientists assumed that the ovary alone produced steroid hormones during pregnancy.
Radiologists may correctly diagnose deep endometriosis, a disease affecting about 5 million American women, and its severity through magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) prior to surgery, aiding doctors in distinguishing the most appropriate procedure.
A procedure used in conjunction with a vaginal ultrasound might make it easier to visualize and diagnose diseases in the lining of the uterus, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found.
A British woman said she was shocked to discover that she has two sets of reproductive organs. Lindsay Hasaj, 27, said she was two months pregnant when doctors told her she had two vaginas, two cervixes and two wombs, ABC News reported Wednesday. Dr.
A British scientist suggest steroids may help women who have suffered multiple miscarriages.
ROCKLAND, Mass., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Supermodel Beverly Johnson is on a mission to get women to Ask 4 questions and Tell 4 or more others about a health condition faced by up to 75 percent of all women in the U.S.(1): uterine fibroids.
DEAR DR. DONOHUE: Will you address the problem of a prolapsed uterus? What treatment would you suggest? - M.V. ANSWER: "Prolapse" means "a falling down." A prolapsed uterus is one whose supporting ligaments and muscles have become too weak and lax to keep it in place.
Most women experience some discomfort during their periods. But for some, the pain is so excruciating and severe that it could be a sign of an underlying condition.
By ANGELA EPSTEIN MORE than half of women suffer a pelvic prolapse as a complication of childbirth. Wendy Bougen, 45, a health spa manager from Cheltenham, had a graft of pig tissue to repair the problem. She talks to ANGELA EPSTEIN about her experience, and her surgeon explains the procedure..