Gynecology

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  1. Amniocentesis Procedure

    Amniocentesis is a procedure used to obtain a small sample of the amniotic fluid that surrounds the fetus during pregnancy. The fluid is analyzed to help diagnose certain birth defects.

  2. Bone Densitometry

    Bone densitometry is used primarily to diagnose osteoporosis and to determine fracture risk.

  3. Breast Biopsy

    A breast biopsy is a procedure in which samples of breast tissue are removed with a special biopsy needle or during surgery to determine if cancer or other abnormal cells are present.

  4. Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    A breast MRI is a procedure in which large magnets, radiofrequencies, and a computer are used to take detailed pictures of the breast in order to search for abnormalities that may signal the presence of cancer.

  5. Breast Scan

    A breast scan is a procedure in which nuclear radiology is used to assess and diagnose various conditions, such as tumors, abscesses, hematomas, organ enlargement, and cysts, as well as organ function and blood flow to the tissue.

  6. Breast Ultrasound
  7. Breast-Conserving Surgery

    A lumpectomy is a type of breast-conserving surgery in which a cancerous lump and a portion of the breast tissue around the cancerous lump are removed, leaving the breast intact.

  8. Cervical Biopsy
  9. Cesarean Delivery

    Cesarean delivery is the surgical delivery of a baby by an incision through the mother's abdomen and uterus. This procedure is performed when it is determined to be a safer method than a vaginal delivery for the mother, baby, or both.

  10. Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)

    This prenatal test involves taking a sample of tissue from the placenta to test for chromosomal abnormalities and certain other genetic problems.

  11. Colposcopy
  12. Cystoscopy for Women
  13. Dilation and Curettage (D and C)
  14. Endometrial Ablation
  15. Endometrial Biopsy

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