From the beginning of puberty young girls can startfacing a number of gynaecology issues. Overwhelming physical and psychological changes, lack of experience and understanding of menstruation, and embarrassment can lead to ignoring of symptoms or sometimes, misdiagnosis. Hence, it is imperative for adolescents and teens to consult experts who have experience in paediatric-adolescent gynaecology and understand the developing anatomy of young girls.
Some common problems that require expert medical intervention faced by young girls are:
- Early/delayed puberty
- Heavy Bleeding / Painful Periods
- Polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS
- Pelvic pain
- Vaginal discharge
- Urinary Tract infections
- Vaginal trauma
- Yeast infections
- Congenital/genital anomalies
- Lesions of the reproductive organs
- Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
Gynaecologists at Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai’ Adolescent Clinic have decades of experience and expertise in diagnosis and treatment of the unique issues that affect growing girls.
They understand that sensitivity and tender loving care is crucial for best clinical results when it comes to our younger patients, and believe that timely treatment for all diseases or disorders can ensure a healthy sexual life and fertility in the future.