Gynaecology or gynecology (see spelling differences) is the medical practice dealing with the health of the female reproductive system (vagina, uterus, and ovaries). Outside medicine, the term means "the science of women". Its counterpart is andrology, which deals with medical issues specific to the male reproductive system.
A "high-risk" pregnancy means a woman has one or more things that raise
her — or her baby's — chances for health problems or preterm (early) delivery.
A woman's pregnancy might be considered high risk if she:
is age 17 or younger
is age 35 or older
was underweight or overweight before becoming pregnant is pregnant with twins, triplets, or other multiples has high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, or another health problem had problems with a previous pregnancy, including premature labor or having a child with a genetic problem or birth defect Smoking, taking illegal drugs, and drinking alcohol also can cause health problems for a pregnant woman and her baby. Because your pregnancy is considered high-risk, it's important to work with your doctor or care team to get any health problems that can be managed under control.
Critical Care Obstetrics and Gynecology publishes articles that cover technical and clinical studies in the field of Gynecology, Menopause, Endometriosis, obstetric anesthesia, twin syndrome, rectocele, breast cancer non obstetric surgery in parturients, analgesia
Preventive Oncology is a special discipline in oncology that focuses on key measures that can prevent cancer development or delay the progression of the malignant process.
Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery is the use of minimal invasive techniques, such as laparoscopy or hysteroscopy, to surgically treat gynecologic conditions. Minimally invasive techniques require no or only a few small incisions, rather than one large incision.
Infertility that is the result of female factors is called female infertility. Factors can include ovulation dysfunction, anatomical problems, endometriosis, uterine defects, infection, immunological problems, or unknown causes.