What is Menstrual Disorder
Menstrual disorders are a class of problems affecting a woman’s monthly menstrual cycle. Initially, menstrual disorders are marked by irregular periods and other physical and psychological symptoms. A female can experience either hefty bleeding or deficient bleeding. No female should take menstrual disorders casually as ignorance might cause the symptoms to get more severe with time.
Menstrual disorders include any or more than one of the following:
Irregular Periods or
Patients are usually referred by a primary care physician or by their treating gynecologists. Patients often struggle with menstrual disorders before they find the diagnostic experience and excellence. The best gynaecologist hospital in Pune carries out a proper diagnosis to determine the actual cause of the menstrual disorder. Before that, the doctor will ask you in detail about your medical history and the symptoms you are experiencing.
What to expect at Polaris Healthcare, Pune
Your initial consultation will include a complete patient profile, including a family and reproductive history.
Your doctor will ask for your old records and images. New diagnostic tests may be ordered, including X-rays, ultrasounds or MRIs.
Your physician will recommend an individualized treatment plan designed for you.
Treatment for Menstrual Disorders
Treatment for menstrual disorders may include:
Medical treatment. This may include hormonal therapies, including birth control pills or IUD (intrauterine device).
Surgical treatment. Menstrual disorders can be caused by endometrial polyps, fibroids, and adenomyosis. Your physician may recommend surgery to treat these conditions. This may require a vaginal procedure called hysteroscopy, or a laparoscopic procedure including removal of fibroids or hysterectomy. Minimally-invasive robotic surgery is available at Polaris Healthcare to treat these conditions.
Interventional Radiology procedures. Our gynecologists work closely with physicians in the department of interventional radiology which also perform procedures to treat these conditions. These include uterine artery embolization and focused ultrasound, and may provide an alternative to surgical treatments.