Obstetrics and Gynecology is the medical speciality dealing with fields of obstetrics and gynecology through only one postgraduate training programme. This combined training prepares the practicing OB/GYN to be adept at the care of female reproductive organs's health and at the management of obstetric complications, even through surgery.
Gynecology normally means treating women who aren’t pregnant, while obstetrics deals with pregnant women and their unborn children, but there is lots of crossover between the two. Surgical procedures include: hysterectomy, oophorectomy, tubal ligation, laproscopy, laprotomy, cystoscopy, Vaginal and cesarean deliveries, episiotomy.
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Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clinics in Mother and Child Health, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Donald School Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gynecologic oncology is a specialized field of medicine that focuses on cancers of the female reproductive system, including ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, vaginal cancer, cervical cancer, and vulvar cancer. As specialists, they have extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of these cancers. It is mainly concerned about tumors of the female reproductive tract relating to the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of female cancers.
A medical oncologist specializes in treating cancer with chemotherapy (the use of drugs to kill cancer cells, usually by stopping the cancer cells’ ability to grow and divide) or other medications, such as targeted therapy and oral (in pill form) chemotherapy.
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Archives in Cancer Research, Medical case reports, Current Trends in Gynecologic Oncology, Gynecology & Obstetrics,Archives of Surgical Oncology, European Journal of Gynecological Oncology, Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Targeted Oncology, The gulf journal of oncology, Therapeutic Advances in Medical Oncology
Gynecologic cancer is an uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells that originate from the reproductive organs. Several types of gynaecologic cancers include cervical, gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD), primary peritoneal, ovarian, uterine/endometrial, vaginal and vulvar cancers.
There are five main types of cancer that affect reproductive organs of womens: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar. they in group are referred to as gynecologic cancers. Each gynecologic cancer is a unique, with different signs, symptoms, and risk factors Lifestyle choices such as diet and exercise can have a significant role in the prevention of cancer.
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Archives in Cancer Research, Medical case reports, Current Trends in Gynecologic Oncology, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Archives of Surgical Oncology, Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, World Journal of Surgical Oncology, Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Targeted Oncology, The gulf journal of oncology, Therapeutic Advances in Medical Oncology
Pediatric Gynecology evaluate and treat patients from infancy and childhood through adolescence and young adulthood, giving special consideration to the physical and emotional needs of young women, and providing support in their transition from pediatric care to gynecologic care.
Pediatric and adolescent gynecology is an emerging specialty, at the intersection of pediatrics, pediatric endocrinology, gynecology, pediatric surgery, dermatology, psychiatry, public health medicine and genetics. It thus addresses a wide spectrum of diseases from the newborn period to adolescence.The gynecological problems encountered in children and adolescents are often both medically and psychologically complex and thus require a highly skilled and coherent approach. The adolescent, who is no longer a child but not quite an adult, poses a particular management problem to the traditional specialties.
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Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Current Trends in Gynecologic Oncology, Pediatrics & Therapeutics, Current Pediatrics, Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology, JCRPE Journal of Clinical Research in Pediatric Endocrinology, Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences, US Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Reproductive Gynecology is a surgical subspecialty of obstetrics and gynecology that trains physicians in reproductive medicine addressing hormonal functioning as it pertains to reproduction as well as the issue of infertility.
Reproduction is the process by which plants and animals give rise to offspring and which fundamentally consists of the segregation of a portion of the parental body by a sexual or an asexual process and its subsequent growth and differentiation into a new individual. It primarily focus on the treatment of infertility, evaluate and treat hormonal dysfunctions in females and males outside of infertility.
Related Journals of Reproductive Gynecology
Journal of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Reproductive Immunology: Open Access, Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders, Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome, Journal of Clinical & Cellular Immunology, Reproductive Biology, Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology, Reproductive Medicine and Biology, Reproductive BioMedicine Online, Advances in Anatomy Embryology and Cell Biology, Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology
Fertility is the natural capability to produce offspring. As a measure, fertility rate is the number of offspring born per mating pair, individual or population. an egg bursts from the follicle and is released from the ovary. The egg then travels along the Fallopian tube where, at some point, it fuses with the sperm to form a single cell. The fertilised egg takes three days to travel to the uterus (womb), and during this time the cells continue dividing. The fertilised egg, now known as an embryo, implants itself in the endometrium (lining of the womb).
Human fertility depends on factors of nutrition, sexual behavior, consanguinity, culture, instinct, endocrinology, timing, economics, way of life, and emotions. Fertility differs from fecundity, which is defined as the potential for reproduction. A lack of fertility is infertility while a lack of fecundity would be called sterility.
Related Journals of Gynecology and Fertility
Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Reproductive Immunology: Open Access, Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders,Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome, Journal of Clinical & Cellular Immunology, Journal of Reproduction and Infertility, Middle East Fertility Society Journal, Fertility and Sterility, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Best Practice and Research in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetric fistula is a medical condition in which a fistula develops between either the rectum and vagina or between the bladder and vagina after severe or failed childbirth, when adequate medical care is not available. Obstetric fistula is also known as vaginal fistula. It is an an childbirth injury that has been largely neglected, despite the devastating impact it has on the lives of affected girls and women.
Obstetric fistula is preventable and it can largely be avoided by: delaying the age of first pregnancy, the cessation of harmful traditional practices and timely access to obstetric care.
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Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Immunology: Open Access, Gynecology & Obstetrics, General Medicine: Open Access, Journal of Health & Medical Informatics, BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clinica e Investigacion en Ginecologia y Obstetricia, Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Donald School Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrical nursing, also called perinatal nursing. Obstetrical nurses help provide prenatal care and testing, care of patients experiencing pregnancy complications, care during labor and delivery, and care of patients following delivery. Obstetrics of or relating to the care and treatment of women in childbirth and during the period before and after delivery.
Obstetrical nurses perform postoperative care on a surgical unit, stress test evaluations, cardiac monitoring, vascular monitoring, and health assessments. Obstetrical nurses provide supervision of patient care technicians and surgical technologists.
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Health Science Journal, Journal of Healthcare Communications, Journal of Nursing & Care, Journal of Palliative Care & Medicine, Journal of Clinical Research & Bioethics, Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Nursing Journals, International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC, Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetricia
Obstetrical care often is provided by a trained healthcare provider. Some pregnant women seek out the services of a certified nurse for care and support during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period. Obstertrics of or relating to the care and treatment of women in childbirth and during the period before and after delivery. of or relating to childbirth or obstetrics
It is quite common for the father-to-be or a close friend or family member to serve as a labor coach to help and encourage the pregnant woman during labor and delivery.
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Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Journal of Contraceptive Studies, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Journal of Health & Medical Informatics, Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health, Philippine journal of obstetrics & gynecology, Bangladesh Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of India, Ginecologia y Obstetricia Clinica, Evidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology, South African Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Gynecological Case Studies emphasize the need for clinical reasoning, integrative thinking, problem-solving, communication, teamwork and self-directed learning – all desirable generic skills for health care professionals. Step by Step Case Studies in Obstetrics and Gynecology allows students, residents and physicians to go through the most common scenarios in obstetrics and gynecology practice and gain longitudinal experience with 25 virtual patients. case study provides a list of learning objectives and references to allow the assessment of the learner’s performance and for quick detection of the areas that need improvement.
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Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Contraceptive Studies, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Journal of Health & Medical Informatics, Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology Forum, South African Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CME Bulletin Gynecology, European Clinics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Italian Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Contemporary Reviews in Obstetrics and Gynecology
This is a condition when a woman has 2 or more clinical pregnancy losses (miscarriages) before the pregnancies reach 20 weeks. Losses are classified by when they occur. Loss of a “clinical pregnancy” is diagnosed by a health-care provider using ultrasound. Recurrent pregnancy loss is classically defined as the occurrence of three or more consecutive pregnancy loss. A pregnancy loss is defined as a clinically-recognized pregnancy involuntarily ending before 20 weeks.
Clinically pregnancy loss is commonly occuring in approximately 15-25% of pregnancies. the majority of sporadic losses before 10weeks of gestation result from normal numeric chromosome errors, specifically, trisomy, monosomy and polypoidy.
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Medical case reports, Journal of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Clinics in Mother and Child Health, Journal of Fertilization: In Vitro - IVF-Worldwide, Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders, Genetics & Stem Cell Biology, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Journal of Pregnancy, Early pregnancy : biology and medicine, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, Pregnancy Hypertension, Early pregnancy
It describes about basic research and clinical investigation of gynecology and obstetrics, on the cellular, molecular, prevention, diagnosis, therapy and prognosis aspects. In this we can learn current clinical practice and thinking within the specialties of obstetrics and gynaecology.
it helps in obtaining information from different reflections are recomposed back into a picture on the monitor screen (a sonogram, or ultrasonogram). Movements such as fetal heart beat and malformations in the feus can be assessed and measurements can be made accurately on the images displayed on the screen. Such measurements form the cornerstone in the assessment of gestational age, size and growth in the fetus.
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Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Internal Medicine & Public Health, Journal of Medical Diagnostic Methods, JBR Journal of Clinical Diagnosis and Research, OMICS Journal of Radiology, Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, Journal of Clinical Ultrasound, European Journal of Ultrasound, Donald School Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A post term pregnancy, also called a prolonged pregnancy, is one that has extended beyond 42 weeks or 294 days from the first day of the last menstrual period. As many as 10 percent of pregnancies will deliver postterm. Fetal, neonatal and maternal complications associated with this condition have always been underestimated. In most cases, the cause of postterm pregnancy is unknown. There are some factors that place a woman at increased risk. The incidence is higher in first pregnancies and in women who have had a previous postterm pregnancy. Genetic factors may also play a role.
The prevalence of postterm pregnancy in a population is affected by several factors. One of the most important factors is whether routine early ultrasound assessment of gestational age is performed.
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Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neonatal Medicine, Health Care : Current Reviews, Andrology-Open Access, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, Journal of Pregnancy, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, Early pregnancy (Online)
Gynecological surgery refers to surgery on the female reproductive system. Gynecological surgery is usually performed by gynaecologists. It includes procedures for benign conditions, cancer, infertility, and incontinence. Gynecological surgery may occasionally be performed for elective or cosmetic purposes. This field is rapidly changing in response to new developments and innovations in endoscopy, robotics, imaging and other interventional procedures. Gynecological surgery is also expanding and now encompasses all surgical interventions pertaining to women’s health, including oncology, urogynecology and fetal surgery.
It includes procedures for benign conditions, cancer, infertility, and incontinence.
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Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Medical & Surgical Urology, Journal of Neonatal Biology, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Gynecologic Surgery, Gynecological Surgery, British Journal of Surgery, Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, Pediatric Surgery International
Gynecologists play three roles in the health care of women aged 65 and over: surgeon, consultant and therapist for gynecologic disorders, and provider of primary and preventive health care. Geriatric gynecology is a rapidly expanding field. With rapidly changing technology and advances in gynecologic care, we must determine which interventions are appropriate and beneficial, identify unmet needs, and allocate resources accordingly.
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Health Science Journal, Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Research, Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health, Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Medical Microbiology & Diagnosis, Geriatrics Today: Journal of the Canadian Geriatrics Society, Clinical Geriatrics, European Geriatric Medicine, Geriatric Nursing, Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine
Gynecologic issues are disorders that affect the female reproductive system. The most common symptoms of gynecologic issues include pelvic pain, vaginal itching, vaginal discharge, abnormal vaginal bleeding, and breast pain and lumps . The significance of these symptoms often depends on the woman’s age because symptoms may be related to the hormonal changes that occur with aging.
Symptoms may result from mild infections that are easy to treat. But, if they are not treated properly, they can lead to more serious conditions, including infertility or kidney damage. Vaginal symptoms may also be a sign of more serious problems, from sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) to cancers of the reproductive tract.
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Health Science Journal, Journal of Clinical Case Reports, General Medicine: Open Access, Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Gynecology & Obstetrics, International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
In some countries, women must first see a general practitioner (GP; also known as a family practitioner (FP)) prior to seeing a gynaecologist. If their condition requires training, knowledge, surgical procedure, or equipment unavailable to the GP, the patient is then referred to a gynecologist. As in all of medicine, the main tools of diagnosis are clinical history and examination. Gynecological examination is quite intimate, more so than a routine physical exam. As with all surgical specialties, gynecologists may employ medical or surgical therapies, depending on the exact nature of the problem that they are treating. Pre and post-operative medical management will often employ many standard drug therapies, such as antibiotics, diuretics, antihypertensives, and antiemetics.
Additionally, gynecologists make frequent use of specialized hormone-modulating therapies to treat disorders of the female genital tract that are responsive to pituitary and/or gonadal signals.
Relaed Journals of Gynecological Diagnosis and Treatment
Health Science Journal, Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Molecular and Genetic Medicine, Journal of Medical Diagnostic Methods, Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health, Italian Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology Forum, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine
Laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery has become the mainstream in operating rooms across the United States. The field of gynecologic surgery is clearly not an exception, as minimally invasive gynaecology has gained enormous momentum within the specialty. Advances in computer technology and laparoscopic instruments have allowed us to offer a minimally invasive approach to a much broader range of patients. The field of gynecologic surgery is proudly included in this medical and surgical marvel.
The surgeon uses small incisions to provide entry into an abdominal cavity, and insufflates with carbon dioxide to create space between the internal organs and the skin.
A miniature camera (laparoscope) is placed through one of the surgical team can view the procedure as a magnified image on video monitors in the operating room. Then, specialized instruments are placed through the other trocars to perform the procedures.
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Medical & Clinical Reviews, Gynecology & Obstetrics Case report, Clinics in Mother and Child Health, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Anatomy & Physiology: Current Research, Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Gynecology and Minimally Invasive Therapy, Minimally Invasive Surgery, CME Bulletin Gynecology, Contemporary Reviews in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reproductive health is defined as a state of physical, mental, and social well-being in all matters relating to the reproductive system, at all stages of life. Good reproductive health implies that people are able to have a satisfying and safe sex life, the capability to reproduce and the freedom to decide if, when, and how often to do so.
There are two types of reproduction: Asexual and Sexual reproduction
Asexual reproduction generates offspring that are genetically identical to a single parent. In sexual reproduction, two parents contribute genetic information to produce unique offspring.
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Reproductive Immunology: Open Access, Journal of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders, General Medicine: Open Access, Endocrinology & Metabolic Syndrome, Reproductive Health, Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologis and Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Reproductive Biology Insights, Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare
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