Author: Dr. Vaishini Thanabalam

Health Blog: Dr. Vaishini Thanabalam

The Warts Family

Nongenital cutaneous warts are commonly seen in general practice with an overall prevalence of 7–10% and a peak age of presentation of 12–16 years old.

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Lichen Simplex Chronicus

“Other diagnosis for itching vulva/scrotum” Lichen simplex chronicus is also known as neurodermatitis. It is a skin condition which appears as scaly, thick, hyperpigmented, dry

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Best Contraception for Teens

A contraception is by using a device or method to prevent pregnancy, also known as birth control. The best contraception is either IUD or Implanon.

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Ureaplasma Infection in Pregnancy

Ureaplasma is a bacteria belonging to the class of Mycoplasma. The most common bacterias found in sexually active women are Ureaplasma parvum and Ureaplasma urealyticum.

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Vagina Going into Stress

“Psychogenic vaginismus” Finally had real sex for the first time!  Several numbers of women experience spasmodic contraction of musculature of the outer third of the

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Recurrence Vaginal Candidiasis

Candidiasis is a yeast infection and also known as fungal infection, called Candida. Candida is usually colonized inside the body such as the mouth,throat,gut, vagina

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Fibroadenoma is a common non-cancerous, painless, unilateral breast tumour which is solid, not fluid filled lump. Mostly common in young women ranging from age 14

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Vaginal Hygiene

What is vagina? Vagina is an elastic, muscular canal with a soft, flexible lining which connects the uterus that provides lubrication and sensation.The vulva and

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STD Myths and Fact

MYTH: Oral sex can’t cause STI.FACT: No, oral sex can cause STI, mostly infections like gonorrhea, syphilis and herpes simplex. MYTH: STD testing is embarrassing

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