fibroid

Gynae/Obstr

Uterine leiomyoma or Fibroid

Definition: Most common benign neoplasm of female genital tract composed of smooth muscle and connective tissue that is hormonally responsive (Growth ↑ in pregnancy and ↓ after menopause). Gross pathology: Discrete, round, firm, irregularly lobulated and often multiple. Enlarged uterus Smooth and white cut surface with whorled appearance False capsule: pinkish color Center of tumor […]

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Gynae/Obstr

Excessive Menstrual Bleeding or Menorrhagia

Synonyms: Hypermenorrhea Definition: Normally in each menstrual cycle 40-70 ml of bleeding occurs. Normally blood clots are also absent. Menorrhagia is defined , if in cyclical bleeding at normal intervals , excessive bleeding of more than 80 ml occurs or cycle is of excessive duration or if both occurs. Menotaxis is a term used to […]

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Gynae/Obstr

Gynae/Obs Specimens with viva Questions

Anencephaly: What is it?  how does it occur? Risk factors? Prenatal Diagnosis? Complications during labour? Shoulder Dystocia and management? Fibroid : Whole Chapter, Management (conservative,medical, surgical and combined) Specimen of Fibroid Uterus, with tubes and ovaries after ————- operation Hydatidiform Mole: Read whole chapter, Follow up ( very Important) Placenta: anatomy, functions, medical importance, hormones […]

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