Gynaecology

Dr Juman Farjo is available for consultation and treatment for a wide range of women’s health concerns. A selected range is shown below.

Gynaecologist, Laparoscopic Surgeon and Ultrasound Specialist

MBBS | FRANZCOG | DDU

  • Abnormal Pap Smears & Colposcopy

    Abnormal Pap Smears & Colposcopy

    A pap smear is a simple test which women, aged between 18-70, should have every two years to check for changes to the cells in the cervix. Checking for these changes is important as abnormal cells can lead to cervical…

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  • Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding

    Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding

    The inside of the uterus has two layers. The thin inner layer is called the endometrium and the outer thick layer called the myometrium. During the menstrual cycle, the endometrium thickens every month in preparation for pregnancy. If the woman…

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  • Cervical incompetence and Cervico-Isthmic Cerclage

    Cervical incompetence and Cervico-Isthmic Cerclage

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  • Early Pregnancy Problems & Ultrasound

    Early Pregnancy Problems & Ultrasound

    Vaginal bleeding is common in early pregnancy, occurring in 20-40% of pregnant women. The bleeding might be associated with pain. The four major causes of bleeding in early pregnancy are: Miscarriage (threatened, inevitable, incomplete, complete) – prevalence 15-20% Ectopic pregnancy-…

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  • Endometriosis

    Endometriosis

    Endometriosis is a condition when the cells normally present in the lining of the uterus grow outside the uterine cavity, most commonly in the pelvic region. Influenced by hormonal changes, these endometrial cells, or lesions, are estimated to affect 10%…

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  • Family planning & Contraception

    Family planning & Contraception

    Contraception There are many contraception options available and the one that is right for you depends on your own personal circumstances. Here’s a look at 4 of the most common options. The Birth Control Pill There are two types of…

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  • Gynaecological Surgery

    Gynaecological Surgery

    Abdominal Surgery Abdominal surgery broadly refers to the many different types of surgery involving organs located in the abdominal and pelvic areas such as the appendix, gall bladder, small, large intestine, uterus and ovaries. There are two main methods of…

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  • Infertility & Pre Pregnancy Counselling

    Infertility & Pre Pregnancy Counselling

    Infertility is when you are unable as a couple to fall pregnant despite having regular, unprotected sex for six months to a year, depending on your age. The large majority of apparently normal couples will conceive within the first year of attempted conception…

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  • Menstrual Disorders

    Menstrual Disorders

    Premenstrual Syndrome Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) describes the collection of physical and behavioural symptoms experienced by women prior to menstruation. The effect of PMS varies from woman to woman.  Management of PMS can involve medication, natural therapies and other treatments. Mild…

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  • Ovarian Pathology

    Ovarian Pathology

    Ovarian Cysts and Ovarian Tumours: An ovarian cyst is a sac of tissue that develops inside an ovary. They are very common and many women will have ovarian cysts at some point in their life. The cysts can be fluid…

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  • Pelvic Floor Prolapse & Incontinence

    Pelvic Floor Prolapse & Incontinence

    Pelvic floor prolapse is a condition in which bulging or herniating of the bowel, vagina, bladder or uterus occurs. Many women (up to 40% according to the International Urogynocological Association) have a minor degree of prolapse with minimal or no…

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  • Pelvic Pain

    Pelvic Pain

    Chronic Pelvic Pain refers to persistent or recurring pain for at least 6 months, in and around the pelvis (the area between the hips and belly button). It may or may not be associated with the menstrual period. Chronic pelvic…

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  • Vulvovaginal Disorder

    Vulvovaginal Disorder

    Vulvovaginal disorders describe the range of diseases and conditions that affect the vulva and vagina. Some of the vulvovaginal disorders are: Recurrent or Chronic Thrush Vulval Pain (vulvodynia) Pain During Intercourse (vaginismus) Vulval skin problem and irritations (such as allergic…

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