gynaecologist


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gynaecologist

A doctor specialising in diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the female genital tract and reproductive system.

gy·ne·col·o·gist

(gī'nĕ-kol'ŏ-jist)
A physician specializing in gynecology.
Synonym(s): gynaecologist.

gynaecologist

A doctor specializing in the wide range of disorders of the reproductive organs and the breasts of women. Gynaecologists are also usually experts in the management of pregnancy and childbirth (obstetrics). From the Greek gyne , a woman. See also GYNAECOLOGY.

gy·ne·col·o·gist

(gī'nĕ-kol'ŏ-jist)
A physician specializing in gynecology.
Synonym(s): gynaecologist.
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The American gynaecologist carried out the laparoscopic operation on the Libyan woman's Fallopian tube to remove some adhesions and after that he allowed her to leave without proper follow up in 2012.
In practice, almost all gynaecologists will perform abortions.
The second gynaecologist stated that Suzie has plenty chances left to have a baby and she should get on with it.
The trainee gynaecologist also denies squeezing a patient's bottom in February 2010 and mouthing his colleague's breast in July of last year.
Giles said that she didn't want to go through having another gynaecologist, so stayed with Thomson but claimed whenever she wanted to talk about her condition he changed the conversation to the subject of having an extra-marital affair.
Yesterday a GMC panel again ruled that the gynaecologist can stay on the register, but changed his conditions to insist that he 'regain and update his clinical s kills'.
I'm also told that in England there is a shorter list to see a gynaecologist and isn't Wales doing well because if I needed to see a gynaecologist last year then there would have been a two-year wait.
Pembrey worked as a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at the Conquest Hospital in Hastings, East Sussex, and the Sussex Private Clinic in nearby St Leonards-on-Sea.
At earlier hearings the consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, of Kings Drive, Caldy, Wirral, Merseyside, was charged with raping and indecently assaulting a woman at a private medical practice and indecently assaulting a patient at the a private hospital.
According to Dr Hafeez Rahman, Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at International Modern Hospital, female patients tend to be more comfortable being examined by a female gynaecologist, but do not have an issue seeking surgical treatment from a male doctor.
Historically, urogynaecology was pioneered by Howard Kelly, a gynaecologist at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, in 1883.
The gynaecologist allegedly prepared a cocktail of drugs that would make the woman abort, while she was in the fifth month of her pregnancy.