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Vaginal NOTES hysterectomy- A new scarless hysterectomy!
We are pleased to introduce a new type of hysterectomy to women in Kent, the Vaginal NOTES hysterectomy, which is a combination of vaginal and “key hole” approach. NOTES stands for Natural Orifice Trans-luminal Endoscopic Surgery.
TVT Vaginal Mesh press release from the The British Society of Urogynaecologists
The British Society of Urogynaecologists (BSUG) does not agree with and strongly opposes the decision to pause/suspend the use of surgical mesh for stress urinary incontinence recommended by the APPG (All Party Parliamentary Group).
So what is a vulva anyway?
A new resource aimed at educating young people on normal female anatomy–specifically vulva appearance–was launched at the Annual Update in Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology, a joint event by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the British Society for Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology.
The role of fallopian tubes in ovarian cancer
The role of fallopian tubes in ovarian cancer and Opportunistic/ Prophylactic salpingectomy
There is now overwhelming evidence that most ovarian cancers arise from the tubes hence removal of tubes has been advocated as a risk reduction strategy.
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Changing beliefs around the Menopause
Please click here to read a recent article by British Menopause Society Chair Kathy Abernethy which features in the Winter edition of Obstetrics & Gynaecology magazine.