What is Gynaecology

Gynaecology is the medical practice which deals with women’s health conditions of the reproductive system such as vagina, uterus, and ovaries. The word “gynaecology” derives from the Greek word oblique stem (γυναικ) (gyne) means woman and “logia” means “study”. Gynaecology functions and diseases specific to women and girls, especially those affecting the reproductive system. Where an obstetrician is a kind of gynaecologist who specializes in pregnancy and childbirth. Gynaecology (the GYN) involves the care of all women’s health issues. Gynecologic cancer is any cancer that starts in a woman’s reproductive organs. Gynaecologists are often at the forefront of debates over women’s health and healthcare. A gynaecologist performs a variety of tests and exams focused on women’s health related to the reproductive system.

Facts aboutGynaecology:

  1. Gynecologic Oncology is the management of patients with gynecologic cancer.
  2. Physicians must be prepared to be aware of complex benign pelvic conditions, lower urinary tract disorders etc.
  3. The first obstetric textbook was a bestseller.
  4. Cesareans are the most common major surgical procedure performed in the U.S.
  5. The rate of female OB/GYN residents is on the rise.
  6. Certain gynecological conditions are linked to infertility
  7. Women who know they will want to build their families later have the option to freeze your eggs.
  8. Birth control pills may cause your sex drive to wane.
  9. To reduce some side effects of birth control pills – including nausea – insert them vaginally.
  10. Your Gynaecologist Really Hates When Patients Play Doctor Google.
  11. Gynaecologists Sometimes Have to Take Extreme Measures.
  12. OB-GYN, being able to deliver babies is a major part of the appeal.
  13. It’s Harder For Male Gynaecologists to Find Jobs.
  14. Your Gynaecologist Doesn’t Care if you’re On Your menstrual cycle Period.
  15. Gynaecologists, who usually become board certified as obstetricians and gynaecologists.
  16. Gynaecologists, who usually become board certified as obstetricians and gynaecologists.
  17. Gynaecologists diagnose and treat patients, monitor women during pregnancy.
  18. You need to complete a medical degree program to become a gynaecologist.
  19. Obstetrics-gynecology residency programs last four years.
  20. You can obtain board certification from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology requires passing of both written and oral examinations.