Gynecology means the ‘science of women’ and deals with issues relating to the health of the female reproductive system as well as the breasts and the pelvic organs, which includes vagina, uterus and ovaries.
There are many subdivisions of gynecology
- Maternal medicine
Gynecology is a broad-ranging field, covering many aspects of female health.
An important focus in gynecology falls upon cancerous and precancerous diseases of the vagina, vulva, uterus, cervix, ovaries, and fallopian tubes.
Regular checkups and consultations with a gynecologist are of vital importance in the early detection and prevention of such diseases.