Vagina

Laparoscopic removal of uterus – What Is It And How Is It Done?

By Dr. Manisha Arora, Gynaecology Removal of uterus or Vaginal Hysterectomy is the process of removing the uterus through the vagina. The uterus is usually extracted by making an incision on the vagina, rather than on the stomach area. During the removal of uterus, the Fallopian tube and the Ovaries might also…

Vaginal Rejuvenation – Who Can Undergo It?

By Dr. Bhushan Patil, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Vaginal rejuvenation and similar surgeries fall under the category of genital cosmetic surgeries. These surgeries are means of restoring your vagina to a more youthful state. The surgery is done to reshape the genital area and tighten the muscles which might have loosened up due to…

Vaginal Infections – Know Causes And Prevention Of It!

By Dr. Meenakshi Varma, Gynaecology Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after menopause…

Vaginismus – What All Should You Know?

By Motherhood,Gynaecology Vaginismus is basically a squeeze or spasm of the vagina when something is entering it such as a tampon or penis. Therefore, it is very painful to have sexual intercourse when you have a condition like Vaginismus. Here is everything you need to know about Vaginismus including causes, symptoms…

Vaginal Infections – Hygiene and Beyond!

By Dr. Kavita Mandal,Gynaecology Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after menopause…

Vaginal Yeast Infection – 6 Common Signs You Must Know!

  By Dr. Sharmila Naik , Gynaecology A vaginal yeast infection is characterized by itching, irritation and discharge from the vagina. This disorder is not transmitted sexually; however, can be transmitted by oral sex. There are medications which can treat the disorder effectively. If the disorder is recurrent, then the treatment course may…

Why do relationships end because of vaginismus?

By Dr. S.S Jawahar,Sexology Vaginismus is the rather painful contraction of the vaginal muscles that occur on coming in contact with pressure or physical contact that occurs mostly during intercourse. Causes- Vaginismus may be primary (wherein the woman cannot indulge in sexual intercourse because of the debilitating pain that follows) or…

What Causes Vaginal Infections? Hygiene and Beyond

By Supreet Kaur Sandhu, Gynecologist Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after…