In Vitro Fertilisation

In vitro Fertilisation (IVF) is a method of assisted reproduction in which a man’s sperm and a woman’s eggs are combined outside of the body in a laboratory dish. Once an embryo or embryos form, they are then placed in the uterus. IVF is a very costly procedure and as Read more…

Oophorectomy

Oophorectomy is the surgical removal of the ovaries. It is often performed to treat diseases such as ovarian cysts, ovarian cancer and to prevent ovarian cancer in high risk patients. While oophorectomy can be done alone, it is often performed in conjunction with other surgical procedure such as hysterectomy. Types Read more…

Hysterectomy Cost

Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus, also known as womb. As the uterus helps in nurturing the fertilized ovum that develops into the fetus and holding it till the baby is mature enough for birth, removing it renders the patient unable to give birth. Hysterectomy also has other Read more…

Cesarean Delivery Side Effects

Cesarean section, also known as C-section, is the use of surgery to deliver babies. A cesarean section is often necessary when a vaginal delivery would put the baby or mother at risk. About 2.5% of women choose to have an elective cesarean delivery, i.e. cesarean delivery on maternal request (CDMR). Read more…