Prolapse is a common condition where the uterus, rectum, bladder, urethra, small bowel or vagina may start to fall from its normal position. Close to 70% of women will experience a form of prolapse or incontinence, especially women over 40 who have experienced childbirth, menopause, or have had a hysterectomy.
Endometriosis is a condition where the endometrial tissue that makes up the lining of the uterus is found outside the uterus. Read about the symptoms endometriosis sufferers have to live with, how they can be treated, and a real Adelaide women’s experience with endometriosis.
Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) is a new method of laparoscopic surgery in gynaecology.
Lichen sclerosus is a long-term problem of the skin that is characteristic of having patches of skin look white, thickened and crinkly. It mostly affects the genital and anal areas. Whilst it is unclear what causes this condition, lichen sclerosus can be itchy, painful and cause permanent scarring. It affects around 1 in 80 women [and] it can happen at any age but is most common in middle-aged and elderly women.
Safety and long-term efficacy of fractional CO2 laser treatment in women suffering from genitourinary syndrome of menopause
Dr Fariba Behnia-Willison has published her paper on the “Safety and long-term efficacy of fractional CO2 laser treatment in women suffering from genitourinary syndrome of menopause”.