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Gynaecology, infertility and cancers

Gynaecological cancers and disorders

This section includes RHL summaries of published systematic reviews on menopause, gynaecological problems, gynaecological cancers, and infertility.
Close-up of a laparoscopic hysterectomy

Surgical approach to hysterectomy for benign gynecological disease

An 8-cell human embryo

Vitrification versus slow freezing for women undergoing oocyte cryopreservation

A woman in hospital bed, being fed by a nurse, recovers from birth.

Early versus delayed oral fluids and food for reducing complications after major abdominal gynaecologic surgery

Close-up of surgeon hands cutting stomach with scalpel.

Interventions to reduce haemorrhage during myomectomy for fibroids

Laboratory technician with urine sample.

Accuracy of urinary human papillomavirus testing for presence of cervical HPV

Close-up of a single incision laparoscopic surgical procedure.

Minimally invasive surgical techniques versus open myomectomy for uterine fibroids

Micrograph showing endometriosis

Endometriosis: an overview of Cochrane Reviews

Surgeon watching at screen while using laparoscopic tools inside a patient's abdomen.

Laparoscopy for diagnosing resectability of disease in patients with advanced ovarian cancer

Ultrasound showing polycystic ovary syndrome

Aromatase inhibitors for subfertile women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Vasopressin injection

Interventions for preventing blood loss during the treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia

Women in the northern mountain region of Vietnam

Intermittent iron supplementation for reducing anaemia and its associated impairments in menstruating women

Histopathologic image of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia

Surgery for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia

Photo of Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intrauterine Device

Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (LNG-IUD) for symptomatic endometriosis following surgery

Schematic drawing of various types of uterine fibroids.

Aromatase inhibitor for uterine fibroids

A local health worker speaks about cervical cancer to a group of women.

Interventions targeted at women to encourage the uptake of cervical screening

A nurse in a cervical cancer screening room in Mongolia.

Collection devices for obtaining cervical cytology samples

Woman with pain has her hand on stomach.

Interventions for treating chronic pelvic pain in women

Portraits of women in the street.

Long-term hormone therapy for perimenopausal and postmenopausal women

Photo montage related to ectopic pregnancy.

Interventions for tubal ectopic pregnancy