Cystic fibrosis is a genetic condition that causes severe damage to your respiratory and digestive system. The damage generally results due to the accumulation of thick sticky mucus in your organs.
Ovaries are the female reproductive glands that produce eggs. Ovaries also produce hormones like estrogen and progesterone. Cancer starts developing when the abnormal cells in your ovaries begin to multiply and grows uncontrollably.
Ovarian reserve is generally referred as the pool of eggs present in your ovaries. Decreased ovarian reserve is a condition when there is a physiological decrease in the number of eggs present in your ovaries.
Premature ovarian failure commonly called as primary ovarian insufficiency is a condition when your ovaries that is responsible to store and release eggs stops functioning before 40 years of age.
Polycystic ovarian syndrome also called as PCOS is a condition where hormonal imbalance is observed in your body. During PCOS in women, the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone are out of balance. Hormonal imbalance generally results in growth of masses of cells on the ovaries. These benign masses of cells on the ovaries are called cysts.
Infertility, being the most common problem in both men and women is caused due to many different factors. A couple is considered as infertile when they have been trying for a year to become pregnant and are unsuccessful in doing so. When your female partner is over 35 years of age, the time period is reduced to six months.
Hysteroscopy is a diagnostic procedure that helps in examining and viewing inside the uterus to diagnose and treat abnormal bleeding and Infertility problems. A hysteroscope is used in this procedure that is a thin lighted tube which is inserted into the vagina for examining cervix. Hysteroscopy can either be a diagnostic or an operative procedure.
Ovulation is a process when the matured egg is released from the ovary and moves from fallopian tube and is ready to get fertilized. Every month minimum one egg will mature in one of your ovaries.