Dilation and Curettage D & C Surgery PreOp® Patient Engagement and Education

http://youtu.be/JiaqOtVna1g Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a Dilation and Curettage, or D and C. But what does that actually mean? The uterus is part of a woman’s reproductive system. It’s the organ that contains the growing fetus. The cervix forms the neck of the uterus, and the vagina is the canal through which […]

The Female Reproductive System | Merck Manual Consumer Version

The female reproductive system is made up of the external and internal genital organs. The breasts are also sometimes considered part of the reproductive system. Tthe vagina is a tube-like muscular organ that connects the external genital organs to the uterus. It is the passageway for sperm to reach the egg in the uterus, for […]

Dilation and Curettage D & C Surgery PreOp® Patient Engagement and Education

http://youtu.be/JiaqOtVna1g Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a Dilation and Curettage, or D and C. But what does that actually mean? The uterus is part of a woman’s reproductive system. It’s the organ that contains the growing fetus. The cervix forms the neck of the uterus, and the vagina is the canal through which […]

Your Body On IUD Birth Control

– [Presenter] Let’s talk about IUDs. IUD stands for intrauterine device. It basically means a device that is inside the uterus. The device is a small T-shaped, flexible plastic. They’re over 99% effective, making it one of the most effective forms of birth control. We’ll be looking at the two main kinds of IUDs available; […]

Vaginal Examination (PV) – OSCE Guide

Hello, my name is Polly I’m one of the medical students. Can I just confirm your name and date of birth? My name is Grace Smith, and I was born on the 26th of January 1987 I’ve been asked today to perform an internal vaginal examination this involves putting two fingers inside the vagina and […]

IVF – Test Results

IVF – In Vitro Fertilization- Test Results We just did our blood tests. We are gonna find out today. And, if it comes out negative, then we’re coming back in two days to see if the results have changed. This is the first pregnancy test, it is 9 days after the embryo transfer. I made […]

Inside Pregnancy: Girl or Boy? | BabyCenter

– [Narrator] Your baby’s sex is set at conception. At around seven weeks your baby’s internal sex organs such as ovaries and testes begin to form in the abdomen. Male and female sex organs and genitalia look the same at this stage because they’re derived from the same structures. At around nine weeks boys and […]

Premature ovarian failure – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

In premature ovarian failure, which is also called primary ovarian insufficiency, the ovaries stop functioning normally, and this means that they stop ovulating, or releasing egg cells, and they also stop producing hormones, mainly estrogen and progesterone, and this all happens before a woman is 40 years old. It’s considered a “primary” problem because the […]