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Turner'S Syndrome
Turner syndrome is a genetic condition that affects the development cycle of girl. Most of the girls are born with two X chromosomes, if any female does not have the pair of two X chromosomes, it implies that she is suffering from Turner's syndrome. Most commonly, the disorder affects girl only. When in a girl one part of X chromosome ...
Ureterocele is an abnormality that is found in the urinary bladder. In the condition, one of the tubes of ureters swells down. And this swelling results in blocking the flow of urine. The ureter is a tube that carried urine from the kidney into the bladder. Ureterocele is a defect that is present from the birth.  The defect occurs 1 ...
Urethral Stricture
Urethral stricture is a condition that results in abnormal narrowing of the urethra, a tube that takes urine out from the body.
Urethritis is a condition that results in the inflammation of the urethra. Urethra is a tube that connects urinary bladder to the outer portion of the body. Both semen and urine pass outside from the body through urethra. Those men who are in between the age group of 20-35 years are worst affected from the condition. That does not imply ...
Uterine Fibroids
The Uterine Fibroids are basically the tumors of the uterus. They grow in the tissues surrounding it. They are found in the women only. The tumors are all non cancerous and are mostly seen in the women who are within their child bearing years. The tumor may be either as small as a pea or else may be as large ...
Uterine Prolapse
The Uterine Prolapse is a medical condition where the uterus slides into the vagina of the patient due to the weakening of the pelvic floor muscles. This condition can be very dangerous and so medical treatment should be sought almost immediately.  This medical condition is also called “Fallen Wombs” or “Uterine Hernias”. The weakened pelvic floor muscle may no longer ...
Vaginal Cysts
Cysts are abnormal growths which are filled with air, liquid or other materials that can develop under the skin or in the bone. A vaginal cyst is kind of a closed sac on or under the vaginal lining. It may contain fluids or semisolid materials. The sizes vary, from peas size to size of orange. The vaginal inclusion cysts may ...
Vaginal Tumors
A vaginal tumor is a disease where an abnormal growth of tissue in the vagina occurs. This disease is more commonly seen in older women, about 50 years of age. About 5-10% of the women show no symptoms at all. Vaginal tumor may also be called as vaginal cancer.
Vaginal Yeast Infection
Vaginal yeast infection or Thrush or Candidiasis is a fungal infection of vagina. It is caused by Candida albicans. This is a common disease in women. Vaginal yeast infection is also called Monilial vaginitis and Vaginal candidiasis and Yeast infection and Vulvovaginal candidiasis. Around 75% of the women have this disease at least once in their life time.
Vaginismus is a medical condition in which the woman’s ability to engage in any form of vaginal penetration is lost. The patient can no more go for sexual intercourse, insertion of tampons and other kinds of gynecological examinations. This condition is due to the reflex of the pubococcygeus muscle, also referred to as PC muscle. The muscles in the vagina ...
Vulvitis is not a disease, rather it is a symptom caused by numerous factors such as allergies, injuries, infections and other external irritants. The Vulvitis may also be caused due to vaginitis or genital herpes.  Stress and poor nutrition or poor hygiene can also cause this medical condition. Women with diabetics and those with reduced immunity such as AIDs may ...
Mastitis is the inflammation of breast tissue. S. aureus is the most common etiological organism responsible for this disease. It occurs more frequently during the time of breast feeding. There are two types of mastitis: puerperal mastitis when it occurs in lactating mothers and non-puerperal otherwise.

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