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Reproductive Health Female Reproductive System
Invasion: Gc passes from one to another via intimate contact. If this involves the genitals, it invades the male urine tube and can be found in the sperm producing gland and structures. Pain on voiding is common as is discharge.In females, it can invade the outside glands, the lining of the cervix, uterus and fallopian tube(abdominal pain).It can invade the blood in either sex & reduce fertility in both. ...Read more
Pelvic anatomy: The uterus is lined by the endometrium, and is connected to the vagina at the bottom and the right and left fallopian tubes exit towards the top. Normal ovaries sit on either side just below the tubes. The cervix is the name for the lowermost part of the uterus. ...Read more
Could you tell me what are some diseases that actually affect the male and female reproductive system?
Reproductive System: A gynegology exam should be done to rule out issues. Also follow up with your primary care physician. ...Read more
Does not affect any:
HIV causes Immune deficiency and patients are more prone to infections which most people with normal immune system do not get
HIV does not directly have ant effect on the male or female reproductive system but are more prone to infections of the reproductive system indirectly ...Read more
Varies tremendously: Infertility has many causes and thus the reproductive system has many changes when infertile. You are 40 and decreasing egg number and quality are important causes of infertility. We need to make sure the woman is ovulating and releasing an egg. We also need to check for female anatomy and sperm number and function. You should seek the advice of a specialist if you have concerns. ...Read more
Is a biopsy of the epididyms the female reproductive system? I need to know which organ system a biopsy of the epididyms belongs to
The : The epididymis is in the male reproductive system and is located in the testicles. ...Read more
HPO (short version): It's called the hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian axis (hpo.) the highest center is the hypothalamus, which prouces gnrh; this talks to the pituitary gland, which will produce fsh and lh in response. The ovaries respond to fsh and lh. ...Read more
Someone told that ichthammol glycerin is useful for eradicating any kind of inflammatory problem of the female reproductive system.Is that true?
The following are normal uses for ichthammol:
treating insect bites and stings from mosquitoes, spiders and bees,
treatment of boils,
removing splinters and slivers,
treating plant irritations, such as nettles or poison ivy,
treating minor skin infections such as an ingrown toenails,
treating minor skin irritation in pets. ...Read more
Is there a term for a person who has a full female reproductive system, but a male pelvic bone from birth?
A woman: A person with a "full female reproductive system" is called a woman, regardless of whether or not she walks, talks, or thinks like a woman; and of course, regardless of what shape her pelvic bone happens to be. Pelvic bones come in all shapes and sizes, with features likely running in the family. ...Read more
What do you call the visible part of the female reproductive system? Is it the vagina or the vulva?
Vulva is external: The Vulva is external and visible. Only the opening of the vagina is visible. ...Read more
What are the uterus and the womb in the female reproductive system ? Is there any difference between them ?
Same thing: These are two words for the same part of female anatomy. ...Read more
Whats a good way to insure a healthy female reproductive system. Are there any foods or drinks good for female reproductive.Any vaccine for std?
Healthy Reproductive: Systems can be maintained by always using barrier protection when having any sexual encounters. Hpv (the virus that causes abnormal pap smears) is spread by unprotected sex--as is genital herpes, hiv/aids, gonorrhea ; chlamydia.Because some of these diseases are not symptomatic in women, damage to uterus and fallopian tubes can cause infertility and chronic pelvic pain. Too late for hpv vaccine. ...Read more
Chlamydia: This question s/b directed to a ob/gyn. ...Read more
Pls can u give example of some of antibiotics used for infections of female reproductive system? Thanks
Too many to list: Penicillins, clindamycin, gentamycin, ciprofloxacin, Metronidazole are the more traditional examples, but it depends on several factors as to which one would be most suitable, depending on the diagnosis, side effects and antibiotic susceptibility of the infecting micro- organism (s). ...Read more
I had a complete hysterectomy 15 yrs. Ago; why have i had some vaginal bleeding with moderate lower abdominal pain? I have had no female reproductive system at all for 15 yrs. On and off vaginal bleeding accompanied with lower moderate abdominal pain. I
Your : Your symptoms are very concerning and you need a full gynecological workup. Even though you had a full hysterectomy, you may still have a cervix, and that can cause problems. Other vaginal problems can cause bleeding. Please call your ob-gyn and arrange a complete evaluation. If you have increased bleeding, pain, or light-headedness/fainting, then you would need to be seen as an emergency. ...Read more
Adolescents require: information including comprehensive sex education;
access to a full range of sexual and reproductive health services, including condoms, other means of contraception as appropriate intervention for treating sexually transmitted diseases and safe and supportive environments free from exploitation and abuse. ...Read more
It can: Every woman has a critical height-weight ratio and when you cross it, it can cause you to have irregular cycles and possibly not ovulate. On the other hand, a bad diet may not cause you not to ovulate but is unhealthy and if you are thinking about getting pregnant, developing good eating habits will be important to you and the baby. Hope this helps. ...Read more
? ? too vague ??: When you submit a question to this site, please be specific. This is not a chat room & our responses are limited to 400 characters.Your submissions are never linked, nor can we see anything you may have uploaded. If you can narrow your question to a specific issue & submit it, there are many on the site who may be able to help. ...Read more
? meaning of quest.: All reproductive issues are important. Tubal issues, ovulation issues, and male factor issues. We promote to patients that in todays high carbohydrate nutrition environment, all women are suffering the nutritional effect that decreases ovulation effectiveness. The stress from exercise are also negative influences on ovulation. ...Read more
Loss of flexibility: Don't know exactly what your ? Relates to but could be related to mandatory states insurance coverage for infertility. What happens is that pushes more patients to ivf crowding clinics. Instead of 200 patients we now see 2000 cycles per clinic. This creates impersonal care. Other thoughts would address liberal clinic policy for women to have access to contraceptives etc. No disadvantage. ...Read more
Health=politics: Right now, women's reproductive health is seriously threatened by a group of mostly male politicians who think that they should not only limit availability of women's health services, but even control women's bodies and doctors' practices. The best example is requiring doctors to do vaginal ultrasounds before abortions. Getting these people out of office is a worthy goal. ...Read more
Dont delay: See you Gyn doctor soon. Most things can be treated quickly before it causes permanent damage -- especially infections. ...Read more