The medical speciality that deals with the health of the female reproductive system.
Gynaecology deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the medical conditions specifically related to the parts of the female reproductive system. Treatment may be medical or surgical management depending upon the nature of medical condition and the patient's requirement.
The doctor who specializes in Gynaecology is referred to as a Gynaecologist.
Gynaecologic Onciology is a sub speciality of Obstetrics and Gynecology that specifically deals with diagnosing and treating cancers of the female reproductive system and the doctor who has the expertise in it, is referred to as Gynaecologic Onco Surgeon or Gynaecologic Oncologist.
Any type of surgery done on a woman's reproductive system such as on Vulva, vagina, cervix, uterus, fallopian tubes or ovaries, is referred to as Gynaecology surgery and the doctor who does it is referred to as Gynecological Surgeon.
Women's urinary tract surgery is often taken care of by the Gynecologic Surgeon.
The following is a list of few Common surgeries done by a Gynecologist:
Dilation and Curettage
UAE (Uterine Artery Embolization)
Removal of ovarian Cyst
Myomectomy (Surgical removal of fibroid/s from the uterus)
Hysterectomy (Removal of Uterus)
Oophorectomy (Removal of ovaries)
Salpingectomy (Removal of fallopian tubes)
Treating Gynecological cancers through surgery
Surgery on the cervix
Hysteroscopy (Looking inside uterus through an endoscope)
Cystoscopy (Looking inside urinary bladder through an endoscope)
Colposcopy (a procedure to closely examine cervix, vagina and vulva to look for any disease)
LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure)
Colporrhaphy (Surgical repair of the vaginal wall)
Minimally Invasive Gynaecological Procedures
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