Balanoposthitis – a fairly common disease in women, which is characterized by the development of the inflammatory process in the head and foreskin of the penis . The disease is a kind of combination of two separate diseases – and postita balanitis . When balanitis inflames only the glans penis , and in post – foreskin . However, in most cases, both problems occur simultaneously , and so we have to talk about balanoposthitis .
Most often occurs balanoposthitis in childhood. In children, the foreskin still covers the head of the penis , which increases the likelihood of disease. Especially prone to this disease children having too narrow foreskin or phimosis – the inability to expose the glans penis .
Balanoposthitis ( as balanitis and post) develops as a result of penetration into tissue of the penis microorganisms. What kind of microbes cause disease is not always possible to install , but some of them can be a normal vaginal flora . In this case, balanoposthitis may develop due to unprotected intercourse. Among the ” provocateurs ” balanoposthitis many STDs – gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, pallidum . Also, the disease can occur on a background of candidiasis ( thrush ) . Continue reading
Ovarian Cysts – neoplasm is often found “unexpectedly” during routine medical examination. And the first woman’s reaction to such news – panic . But before you panic, you need to understand what exactly “grow” your body , and how dangerous appearance of cysts in the ovary.
What is an ovarian cyst ?
Ovarian cyst – a benign tumor that occurs in the body of the ovary and is a fluid-filled cavity . Cyst may be small, but can reach 10-12 cm and ovaries increase in volume several times.
At the moment, scientists can not fully explain the causes of ovarian cysts . It is believed that provoke the appearance of this growth can be hormonal imbalance in women.
Do the typical symptoms ?
Quite often, an ovarian cyst does not manifest itself and discovered by chance during a routine inspection of a gynecologist or ultrasound of the pelvic organs . And yet it is a neoplasm may provoke the following symptoms : Continue reading