03 April 2020
Endometrial Hyperplasia

Endometrial Hyperplasia


Endometrial hyperplasia is an abnormality of the lining of the uterus where the lining is abnormally thickened and can range from a simple abnormality...
20 March 2020
Endometriosis

Endometriosis


ENDOMETRIOSIS is a chronic condition where the lining of the womb is found outside of the uterus and is commonly found in the pelvis, but occasionall...
13 March 2020
Uterine Cancer

Uterine Cancer


UTERINE CANCER IS the 6th most common female cancer worldwide. The commonest type of uterine cancer is Endometrial cancer whose incidence has incr...
06 March 2020
Postmenopausal bleeding

Postmenopausal bleeding


POSTMENOPAUSAL bleeding is bleeding occurring 1 year after menopause and has an incidence of 10 percent and a 10-15 percent risk of cancer, most endo...
28 February 2020
Ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer


In the UK, ovarian cancer is the 6th most common cancer in women, with over 6,500 women diagnosed each year, in St Vincent and the Grenadines it is th...
21 February 2020
Cervical cancer

Cervical cancer


CERVICAL CANCER is the 4th most common female cancer in the world, with over 250,000 deaths and over 500,000 new cases worldwide. In St Vincent and t...
14 February 2020
Hysteroscopic Management of Fibroids

Hysteroscopic Management of Fibroids


FIBROIDS ARE common benign tumours of the uterus and are very prevalent in Caribbean women. They can be asymptomatic or symptomatic; if symptomatic...
07 February 2020
Endometriosis

Endometriosis


ENDOMETRIOSIS IS the presence of endometrial glands and stroma in sites outside of the uterus. Its clinical manifestations may vary sometimes with poo...
31 January 2020
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Heavy Menstrual Bleeding


HEAVY MENSTRUAL Bleeding is bleeding which interferes with a woman’s physical, emotional and general quality of life. It can be due commonly to:...
24 January 2020
Benefits of Office / Ambulatory Gynaecology

Benefits of Office / Ambulatory Gynaecology


by DR JOHN BARKER Bsc MBBS MRCOG, Dip (Risk Management). Obstetrician/ Gynaecologist at Arnos Vale Medical Center. AMBULATORY GYNAECOLOGY is where ...