Adolescent Gynae Problems Treatment in Gurgaon
The gynaecological problems in adolescence are different from that of adults and these conditions may be caused by other disease conditions or hormonal imbalance. You can consult with Dr. Deepti Asthana for any type of Adolescent Gynae Problem Treatment in Gurgaon, Delhi NCR. Most Common Adolescent Gynae Problems are:
• Delayed Puberty - this is the condition where the child exhibits the puberty changes very late in life. Puberty changes observed in girls are development of breasts, sudden growth, onset of menstruation, growth of pubic hair.
Delayed puberty occur because of familial history; medical conditions such as cystic fibrosis, kidney diseases, asthma, malnutrition and disorders of glands that produces hormones responsible for these changes.Treatment depends on the cause for delayed puberty.
• Menstrual irregularities - Abnormalities in menstrual cycle of woman is called as menstrual irregularities. Various menstrual irregularities include:
a. Amenorrhea : No menstrual periods until the age of 16 years or absence of menstrual periods for 3 consecutive months and is not pregnant
b. Dysmenorrhea : Painful menstruation periods
c. Menorrhagia : Excessive bleeding which lasts for 8 to 10 days
d. Oligomenorrhea : Irregular menstrual periods or getting periods frequently
e. Premature ovarian failure : Normal function of the ovary is stopped
• POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder common among women of reproductive age. The ovaries may develop numerous small collections of fluid (follicles) and fail to regularly release eggs(anovulation). Signs and symptoms of PCOS vary. A diagnosis of PCOS is made when you experience at least two of these signs:
a. Irregular periods. Infrequent, irregular or prolonged menstrual cycles are the most common sign of PCOS. For example, you might have fewer than nine periods a year, more than 35 days between periods and abnormally heavy or light periods.
b. Excess androgen. Elevated levels of male hormone may result in physical signs, such as excess facial and body hair (hirsutism), and occasionally severe acne and male-pattern baldness.
c. Polycystic ovaries. Your ovaries might be enlarged and contain follicles that surround the eggs. As a result, the ovaries might fail to ovulate regularly.
When to see a doctor
See your doctor if you have concerns about your menstrual periods, if you're experiencing infertility or if you have signs of excess androgen such as worsening hirsutism, acne and male-pattern baldness. Early diagnosis and treatment along with weight loss may reduce the risk of long-term complications such as type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Get PCOS Treatment by expert doctor at Kalosa Gynae Clinic in Gurgaon. Dr. Deepti Asthana is PCOS Specialist in Gurgaon, Delhi NCR.
• Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)-They are infectious diseases caused by bacteria or virus that spread from one person to another by sexual contact. Adolescents who are sexually active may develop STIs because of lack of sex education and intense sexual experimentation.The most common STI’s are chlamydia, genital herpes, AIDS, and gonorrhea. Some of the commonly occurring symptoms include vaginal discharge, pain in the lower abdomen, skin rash, ulcers, blisters around the genital area, and fever. If STIs are not treated it may lead to problems such as infertility, cancer of the cervix, paralysis, mental problems, heart damage, and also death.
Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome - This is a female disorder that mainly affects the reproductive system, causing the vagina and uterus to be underdeveloped or absent. They will have normal ovaries and fallopian tubes with an absent or tiny uterus. The vaginal canal is typically shorter and may also be absent. In some cases, a kidney may also not have developed and they may suffer minor hearing loss or develop scoliosis.The first sign of MRKH is the absence of menstruation by the age of 16, or primary amenorrhoea. Pelvic pain may also be present. Girls will often have normal external genitalia and not know they have MRKH syndrome until their teens.
Kalosa Gynae Clinic is known for Adolescent Gynae Problems Treatment in Gurgaon, Delhi NCR. Dr. Deepti Asthana is an expert doctor for any type of Adolescent Gynae Problem.