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Search found 13 matches
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 15, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Painful intercourse
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: Painful intercourse

Dear Heidi, It is difficult to know exactly what is going on but it may be that you are suffering from Vulvodynia (unexplained pain in the vulva), vaginismus may be one element of this. I am not sure if this has every been something which has been mentioned as a possibility, or thought about? Vagini...
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Fri Mar 11, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Amenorrhea/Pregnancy
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: Amenorrhea/Pregnancy

I really hope you get the help you need.
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by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 8:09 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Seeking advice for daughter
Replies: 1
Views: 179

Re: Seeking advice for daughter

Dear Liz,
I am sorry that your daughter is experiencing pain.
The causes of pain are so very varied without a full history or examination it is too difficult for me to give any advice on this case. What I would say is that if pain is continuing then please go back and see your GP.
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 8:06 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Biopsy
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Re: Biopsy

Dear Fiona,
Biopsies can be taken from the cervix or from the endometrium (lining of the womb), so without knowing the full case I am afraid I can't really comment.
What I will say is that I am so sorry that you had a poor experience.
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 8:01 pm
Forum: vaginal issues
Topic: Vaginal Dryness
Replies: 1
Views: 206

Re: Vaginal Dryness

Frances, I would highly recommend topical oestrogen cream for your vaginal dryness and to team that with vaginal moisturisers. Good brands are Sylk and Yes. Topical oestrogen will not increase your DVT risk or put you at risk of endometrial cancer. The systemic absorption of topical oestrogen is abs...
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 7:56 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Anorgasmia
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Anorgasmia

Hi, this is what I posted to a very similar question; Without knowing your age, full medical history and medication it is difficult to give specific advice but, it may well be that you have a medical condition which is interfering with the nerve or blood supply to the clitoris. An example of this ma...
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 5:05 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Hormones
Replies: 1
Views: 184

Re: Hormones

Hi Lara, I am not 100% sure about your individual case but, if you have not had a period for more than 2 years and you are in your late 40's and there are no other reasons that your periods may not be present, for example Contraception, Thyroid problems, PCOS, eating disorders, stress etc, it is lik...
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 4:56 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Anorgasmia
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Anorgasmia

Hi, See my reply to the previous Anorgasmia post which may help.
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Tue Mar 08, 2022 12:37 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: Amenorrhea/Pregnancy
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: Amenorrhea/Pregnancy

Hi, I am so, so sorry to hear about your miscarriage. I can't advise about whether to wait, or have intervention for this as it is a Gynaecological decision (not my speciality). With regards to your periods not returning after coming off contraception; it can be normal not to resume periods after ha...
by Dr Naomi Sutton
Mon Mar 07, 2022 8:42 pm
Forum: general gynaecology
Topic: PCOS, Ovulation
Replies: 1
Views: 175

Re: PCOS, Ovulation

Hi Carly, Sadly if you have an irregular periods due to PCOS it may be totally impossible to predict your cycle. Depending on your reproductive wishes and other medical conditions it may be worth considering hormonal contraceptives to give you some cycle control and to reduce the pain associated wit...
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