Labia Minora

The labia minora also known as the inner labia, inner lips or vaginal lips are two flaps of skin on either side of the human vaginal opening in the vulva, situated between the labia majora. The labia minora…

Laparoscopy or Laparoscopically

Laparoscopy is an operation performed in the abdomen or pelvis using small incisions (usually 0.5–1.5 cm) with the aid of a camera. The laparoscope aids diagnosis or therapeutic interventions with a few small cuts in the abdomen.

LLETZ or LEEP

The loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) is one of the most commonly used approaches to treat high grade cervical dysplasia (CIN II/III, HGSIL) discovered on colposcopic examination. In the UK, it is known as large…

Menopause

Menopause is the time in women’s lives when menstrual periods stop permanently, and they are no longer able to bear children. Menopause typically occurs between 49 and 52 years of age. Medical professionals often define menopause as having…

Menorrhagia

This is when your period is abnormally long, abnormally heavy, or both. You may also pass large blood clots or your periods last more than 7 days.