Ovarian

Factors That Increase Your Risk Of Ovarian Cancer

By Aster Cmi Hospital,General Surgery Ovarian cancer is characterized by malignant growths in the ovaries. Usually most of these growths occur in the epithelium (outer lining) lining of the ovary. The initial stages of this cancer do not exhibit any defined symptom: The symptoms of ovarian cancer are:  Pain in tummy…

Ovarian Cancer – What Are The Symptoms?

By Dr. Prashanth Hegde, General Surgery Ovarian cancer is characterized by malignant growths in the ovaries. Usually most of these growths occur in the epithelium (outer lining) lining of the ovary. The initial stages of this cancer do not exhibit any defined symptom: The symptoms of ovarian cancer are: 1. You…

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome – 9 Symptoms Of It!

By Dr. Prabha Ranjan, Gynaecology PCOS, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is characterized by the formation of small cysts on the peripherry of ovaries which leads to enlargement of ovaries. This is caused by hormones estrogen, LH, FSH, androgens and progesterone. PCOS generally affects the heart function, body weight, menstrual cycle and the…

7 Queries Related To Poor Ovarian Reserve

By Dr. Aradhana Gupta, IVF Speciality 1. What is Ovarian Reserve? Ovarian reserve of a woman is defined as an estimated number of oocytes/ eggs a woman has in her ovaries at a given time. A female foetus has a maximum of 6 to 7 million eggs at 16 to 20 weeks of…