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Gynaecology is the study and treatment of diseases of the female reproductive system (uterus, vagina and ovaries).

The main conditions dealt with by gynaecologists are:

  • Amenorrhea (absent menstrual periods) 

  • Cancer and pre-cancerous diseases of the reproductive organs

  • Dysmenorrhoea (painful menstrual periods)

  • Incontinence of urine

  • Infections

  • Infertility

  • Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual periods)

  • Prolapse of pelvic organs

More information:

Click on the links below for more information about our services for women.

Fertility services - click on the link to find out all about our assisted conception unit

Maternity services - details of our services in Leicester and Melton

Sexual health clinics - our opening hours in Leicester and Loughborough

Women's services - a brief introduction to our range of services for women