Correct and high-quality diagnosis of cervical diseases largely depends on the experience of the doctor and on the equipment on which the examination is performed. Modern equipment at the Bogoliuby Medical Center is a reliable specialist assistant. With its help, a doctor, on the one hand, deepens his/her professional knowledge, and on the other, has a unique opportunity to quickly, efficiently and safely differentiate a disease for a patient.
How is the diagnosis carried out?
Diagnosis of cervical diseases at the Bogoliuby Medical Center is based on a comprehensive examination of the patient - a collection of gynecological history objective (general and special) examination basic and additional research methods.
The main diagnostic methods
The main methods include: examination of the external genital organs and examination using mirrors. During the last, the gynecologist assesses the condition of the walls of the vagina (folding, color, ulcers, growths), the condition of the cervix (the color of the mucous membrane, possible pathological changes, the presence of tears, erosion, epithelial dysplasia, the nature of the discharge).
Examination of women to detect cervical diseases, in addition to general and gynecological examination, includes:
- cytological and histological examination;
- research on the main types of sexually transmitted infections.
Additional diagnostic methods
Among the additional research methods, the diagnostic value is:
- ultrasound diagnostics (using a vaginal probe, that is, vaginal ; ultrasound));
With their help, they diagnose inflammatory changes, visualize the blood supply to internal organs (microcirculation disturbance, vasodilation, edema).
Cervical diseases (benign conditions) include: true cervical erosion, pseudo-erosion, endocervicosis, cervical polyps (simple, proliferating polyps), papillomas, condylomas, endometriosis, ectropion, exo- and endocervicitis. Malignant diseases include cervical cancer.
Diagnosis of cervical cancer is based on anamnesis, examination using mirrors, vaginal examination, cytological examination colposcopy, , biopsy, cervicoscopy. To determine the stage of the disease, lymphography, venography, arteriography are used.
Timely diagnosis at the Bogoliuby Medical Center is the basis of successful treatment, which consists of the professionalism of a specialist, the perfect ability to use modern medical equipment, taking into account the individual approach to each patient.