13/05/2020

Endometriosis Part 2- Deep Endometriosis Ultrasound

Last week I said that my next post would be about diagnosing endometriosis on ultrasound. I would firstly like to point out that a laparoscopy (key hole surgery) with a biopsy is still the gold standard of…

03/05/2020

Endometriosis Part 1

Some of you may have seen the episode of “Insight” last week about Endometriosis. I thought it was a good time to start writing about it. This topic will be discussed in a number of parts due…

03/05/2020

The 12 week Ultrasound

A few of my colleagues have remarked on the fact I am yet to discuss any obstetric topics so I thought I would get them to suggest one. They suggested combined first trimester screening and non invasive…

03/05/2020

Why do I have vaginal discharge?

Before I talk about today’s topic, I wanted to mention that I do plan to write a blog on Endometriosis. The unit that I work in sees a lot of women with Endometriosis. We work the patient…

03/05/2020

Why can’t I put a tampon in?

This is a topic that I think a lot of young women and even older women must experience. You’re on a beach holiday, you think you’ve calculated that your period should come after you get back, but…

03/05/2020

Miscarriage

Miscarriage is such a tragic and unfortunate event. I think it’s a bit of a taboo subject, but that women should feel more comfortable to talk about. Approx. 25% off all pregnancies end in miscarriage. It is…