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by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Sun Mar 15, 2015 1:47 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Heavy periods, fibroids and fertility
Replies: 1
Views: 1275

Re: Heavy periods, fibroids and fertility

I'd advise a myomectomy.
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Sun Mar 15, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Fall out from endometrial cancer.
Replies: 1
Views: 1466

Re: Fall out from endometrial cancer.

Short answer to a long question: I think you need to go back to your surgeon and nurse and be as frank as you are here. Depending on the tumour type you could still be suitable for vaginal and/or oral/transdermal estrogen.
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Sun Mar 15, 2015 1:43 pm
Forum: general
Topic: I feel I have an infection
Replies: 1
Views: 1189

Re: I feel I have an infection

I would seek an urgent referral for ultrasound and perhaps intravenous antibiotics.
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Sun Mar 15, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Could I be pregnant?
Replies: 1
Views: 1260

Re: Could I be pregnant?

I would do a pregnancy test at home, and if it's negative repeat it after a few days to be sure. if any doubt at all ask your GP for an urgent blood test, or if any unusual bleeding or pain go to A&E
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:30 pm
Forum: menstruation
Topic: Vaginal soreness post menstruation
Replies: 3
Views: 3349

Re: Vaginal soreness post menstruation

yes relactagel, aci-jel or boots even make their own one
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:27 pm
Forum: hysterectomy
Topic: Large fibroids
Replies: 1
Views: 1681

Re: Large fibroids

I think this got posted twice, so I've answered the other one...
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:26 pm
Forum: hysterectomy
Topic: Large fibroids
Replies: 2
Views: 2810

Re: Large fibroids

Correct, the other options include uterine artery embolization or MR focussed ultrasound. These are not surgical BUT all options including surgery carry a risk of infection, pain, scarring bleeding etc. Hysterectomy is a tiny risk of all fibroid treatments. If you are managing, there is not need to ...
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:20 pm
Forum: cervical smears & cervical cancer
Topic: why wont they do me a smear?
Replies: 2
Views: 2748

Re: why wont they do me a smear?

Some doctors recommend smears within 2 years of first having intercourse. It's true that the national guidelines say not at your age but they also say your symptoms must be taken into account as an individual case, and you must point this out to your doctors as it would be easy to take a smear whils...
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:16 pm
Forum: pregnancy & fertility
Topic: Endometrial polyp
Replies: 6
Views: 5369

Re: Endometrial polyp

Never say never! but an early pregnancy would show up in a urine test if you want to reassure yourself
by Mr. Hugh Byrne, MRCOG
Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: menstruation
Topic: Vaginal soreness post menstruation
Replies: 3
Views: 3349

Re: Vaginal soreness post menstruation

It could be a natural change in the vaginal flora, treatable with something like aci-jel or equivalent, or indeed as you say, candidiasis (which should be treated orally and with vaginal pessaries). If you've been having periods for 25 years, it may also be related to lower estrogen levels, but you ...
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