In-depth

Bacterial vaginosis

Bacterial vaginosis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatments and prevention of this common vaginal infection.

Cervical cancer

Cervical cancer is a common and often preventable reproductive cancer. Find out what cervical cancer is and how it's treated.

Cervicitis

Cervicitis, an inflammation of the cervix, can result from a sexually transmitted disease. You can take steps to reduce your risk.

Chlamydia

Are you worried you might have chlamydia? Find out how this common sexually transmitted infection is diagnosed and treated.

Endometrial cancer

Endometrial cancer is one of the most common cancers in women. If detected early, this cancer is often successfully treated.

Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is a highly contagious sexually transmitted infection. Without treatment, serious complications can occur.

Incompetent cervix

Incompetent cervix — Overview covers symptoms, risks and treatment of weak cervical tissue during pregnancy.

Miscarriage

Miscarriage can be heartbreaking. It might help to understand possible causes and treatment options, as well as what to expect for the future.

Molar pregnancy

Molar pregnancy — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this tumor in the uterus.

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is the most common preventable cause of infertility in the United States, but some women don't find out soon enough.

Preterm labor

Preterm labor — Comprehensive overview covers the symptoms, treatment and prevention of preterm labor.

Rectovaginal fistula

Rectovaginal fistula — Comprehensive overview explains treatment of this complication due to childbirth, Crohn's disease, cancer or other causes.

Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this sexually transmitted infection.

Vaginitis

Vaginitis is an irritating inflammation of the vagina often caused by fungi (yeasts), bacteria or parasites. Treatment depends on the type of vaginitis you have.

Yeast infection (vaginal)

Yeast infection (vaginal) — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatments, home remedies for vaginal yeast infections.

Mar. 22, 2013