PIF Categories: Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Scanning in the Early Pregnancy Unit

Date: 07/06/2022 | Category: Gynaecology

You have been given an appointment to attend the Early Pregnancy Unit. This is because you have experienced bleeding or pain in this pregnancy or because you have had complications […]

Colposcopy appointment

Date: 08/04/2022 | Category: Gynaecology

What is Colposcopy? A colposcopy is a detailed examination of the cervix (neck of the womb) which normally occurs after a patient has had an abnormal smear result. A Colposcope […]

Going home after laparoscopic surgery

Date: 23/02/2022 | Category:

We hope that your stay in hospital has been as pleasant as possible and that you will soon feel better than you did before your operation.  Laparoscopic (key hole) surgery […]

Hystero Contrast Sonography (HyCoSy)

Date: 13/09/2021 | Category:

What is HyCoSy? HyCoSy, stands for Hystero Contrast Sonography. This test is done to find out if your fallopian tubes are open (patent). It can also help detect some problems […]

Body weight and fertility

Date: 02/08/2021 | Category: Gynaecology

Does my weight affect my fertility and chances of having a baby? Your weight, whether too high or too low, can affect your chance of getting pregnant, which is why […]

Pelvic floor – Vaginal hysterectomy pelvic floor repair

Date: 12/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about the operation, benefits, risks, recovery and what to expect when you go home.

Treatment of uterine fibroids

Date: 12/05/2021 | Category:

Read our guide below about what causes uterine fibroids and how we treat them. You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the link on […]

Transcervical resection of fibroids

Date: 12/05/2021 | Category:

Transcervical Resection of Fibroids (TCRF) is a method of treating uterine fibroids which occur on the inside of the uterus. This information explains what uterine fibroids are and also the […]

Positive pregnancy test with scan showing empty womb

Date: 12/05/2021 | Category:

Find out more about what to expect and how we check your pregnancy.

Pelvic floor exercises

Date: 12/05/2021 | Category:

A guide to strengthening your pelvic floor including useful tips.