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Dr. Ashok Kumar Devoor

Gynaecologist, Bangalore

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Dr. Ashok Kumar Devoor is an experienced Gynaecologist in Sahakara Nagar, Bangalore. You can meet Dr. Ashok Kumar Devoor personally at Sri Sai Northside Hospital in Sahakara Nagar, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Ashok Kumar Devoor and consult privately on has a number of highly qualified Gynaecologists in India. You will find Gynaecologists with more than 42 years of experience on You can find Gynaecologists online in Bangalore and from across India. View the profile of medical specialists and their reviews from other patients to make an informed decision.


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Mera tsh test me result 4.32 ml hai. Mera urin test bhi nomal hai or blood test v normal hai. Uterus ka size v normal hai. Bs right ovary 12 cc or left ovary 11 cc or small cysts hai. Mera blood group B+ hai. Or height 5 ft 2 inch hai or weight 58 kg hai Kya mai pregnant ho sakti hu. Or cysts khatam ho sakta hai kya. Mai avi tretment k taur pe ovral l 21. Period ko regular karne k liye. Pehtab d tab. Fynal oz. M2 tone syp. Le rahi hu taqi .2 se 3 mahine baad prehnancy k liye try karu.

Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S)
Ayurveda, Kanpur
Take femi care capsule from shri gauri ayurvedic chikitsalaya kanpur your cysts will be gone and cycle will be fine take READYSLIM CAPSULE FROM SHRI GAURI AYURVEDIC CHIKITSALAYA KANPUR and rati modak awleh from shri gauri ayurvedic chikitsalaya kanpur you will get healthy conceiving.
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Premature Menopuase - 8 Impacts On Female Health

DNB - Obstetrics & Gynecology, MBBS
Premature Menopuase - 8 Impacts On Female Health

During the natural course of events, a women's body starts its reproductive phase with menarche and at about 50 years of age, attains menopause. This is when the reproductive function ceases and the ovaries stop producing the hormone estrogen and progesterone. In some cases, for various reasons including medical, the ovaries stop functioning earlier, and this is medically termed early or premature menopause. Menopause that occurs before 40 years of age is termed premature menopause; it is due to primary ovarian insufficiency and occurs in 1% of the women.  If it occurs between 45 to 50 years, it is termed early menopause.
Causes: Normal ageing, family history, genetic disorders, autoimmune disorders, toxins, and surgery are some reasons that could lead to premature menopause.
Effects: Estrogen and progesterone have a lot of beneficial effects on a women's body. Reduction in their levels leads to some of the below changes:
- Emotional changes like mood swings, irritability, and in some cases depression, especially in premature menopause.
- Irregular cycles before complete cessation of the menstrual cycles.
- General mucosal dryness leading to vaginal dryness, dry skin, dry eyes.
- There also would be urinary incontinence and reduced sex drive due to reduced hormone levels.
- For women who still would want to have children, infertility would be a big cause for concern. This could lead to other emotional issues, worsening the depression.
- Osteoporosis - Bones lose their density and get weak and are more prone to fracture.
- Cardiovascular health - Post menopause, women are more prone to heart attacks and stroke. Though not fully proven, this is believed to be true as the good role that estrogen plays on blood vessels is negated with menopause.
- Accelerated ageing - Menopause leads to accelerated damage of genetic structures, thereby leading to faster ageing. This also leaves a feeling in the women of being less attractive and less desirable.
There is also a good news, that after menopause women are at lesser risk of cancer - especially breast and ovarian. 
It is not easy for women to handle premature menopause. The body undergoes some changes much earlier than expected, and it requires a lot of support and caring and comforting to come to terms with it - especially if associated with infertility or chemotherapy for cancer. Emotional issues of not being able to have children and feeling less attractive require frank talks to boost the person's confidence and increase self-worthiness.
It is easier said than done, but one of the key ways to handle premature menopause is an open discussion.

How we can know that the women is a pregnant before the periods and what are the common symptoms.

MD - Alternate Medicine, PGDIP.IN GERIATRIC CARE, Post Graduate Diploma in Holistic Healthcare
Ayurveda, Balasore
How we can know that the women is a pregnant before the periods and what are the common symptoms.
Hi you will be careful and cautious if bloating headache cramping of abdomen itching breast slightly discharge seen just after missing period.
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I have sexual relationship. She is now pregnant. It is clear from the pregnancy test. She is so much tension now. What should we do? is abortion possible ?

Gynaecologist, Sri Ganganagar
I have sexual relationship. She is now pregnant. It is clear from the pregnancy test. She is so much tension now. Wha...
What is her last menstrual date. Abortion pills can work up to 6 weeks. But it should be taken only after consulting gyno.
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20 Reasons Why Dietary Fats are Essential for Health

M.Sc - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Bangalore
20 Reasons Why Dietary Fats are Essential for Health

It is not always that fats are bad for us, they are even good at times that is fats help our body to absorb certain vitamins. However, too much quanity is not good for our. Read on to know reasons why fats are good for our health.

  1. Fats are considered to be the best source of energy that is derived from food for the body.
  2. Fats which contain medium chain fatty acids, like coconut oil, help in weight loss. The good fats, increase the fat burning, reduce unhealthy cravings, and prevent unhealthy storage of fat in the body.
  3. Fats from good sources are beneficial for weight gain in case of an underweight person.
  4. Fats are known to maintain the body temperature as they provide heat. Heat insulation is provided by the fat under the skin.
  5. The calories from the fat are saved in the body as a fuel.
  6. Fats, which are healthy increase the absorption of fat soluble vitamins like A, D, E and K along with mineral absorption.
  7. Carotene is converted to vitamin A by the good fat and this is good for the eyesight.
  8. Fats are considered to be good lubricants and prevent dehydration.
  9. A protective padding is provided by fat around vital organs.
  10. The healthy fats prevent the body from experiencing inflammation, thereby improving immunity.
  11. Healthy building blocks are formed for hormones and cell membranes by fats. The good fats are used by the body to build the cell walls. The 10 trillion cells in the body require fats to metabolize insulin.
  12. Fatty acids which are found in the healthy fats such as caprylic acid are believed to act as anti-viral substances and antibacterial by lauric acid.
  13. Stearic and palmitic acids are found in fat rich food which help to lower the cholesterol.
  14. Butyric acid which is found in some fats like ghee help in reducing the risk of cancer.
  15. Good and high quality fats help in memory enhancement, mental functions, and happiness and learning abilities.
  16. Fats like coconut oil, castor oil and ghee lubricate the colon and provide support in digestion and elimination process.
  17. Ghee is considered to have some medicinal properties as it has the ability to absorb nutrients from the herbs. These fats also carry herbs to the desired tissue or organ.
  18. Fat is believed to be a good source of food for the pregnant women as it helps with the development of the child's brain.
  19. Healthy fat rich foods are also dense in nutrients such as minerals, calcium and Vitamin E, A, D, K.
  20. Flexibility and endurance is promoted by healthy fats which is very helpful in people who work for long shift hours that are physically demanding.
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Hi, I am 29 years old and I have a 6 months old baby. I would like to check if I can take an I pill contraceptive incase if I have had an intercourse without protection. I am also breast feeding my baby. Kindly help to clarify.

Gynaecologist, Mumbai
Hi, I am 29 years old and I have a 6 months old baby. I would like to check if I can take an I pill contraceptive inc...
as u wrote u should prefer intrauterine contraceptive device. like copper t.... it will the best for u n baby
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Benefits of Kiwi Fruit

General Physician, Pune
Benefits of Kiwi Fruit

Health benefits of kiwifruit

What fruit provides 273% of the daily recommended amount of vitamin c in every one-cup serving – five times that of an orange, and is a natural immune booster that staves off colds and flu? it's kiwifruit, of course! its vitamin k amount is impressive, too – best known for its role in helping blood clot, or coagulation, properly and providing an 89% daily value.

Kiwifruits contain good amounts of vitamin a (great for skin, bone, and tooth development, and protected vision, including protection against macular degeneration), and vitamin e (twice the amount found in avocados, with nearly half the calories), along with potassium to balance the body's electrolytes and limiting hypertension and high blood pressure. The copper in kiwifruit is especially good for children, supporting healthy development in infants, especially in the areas of bone growth and brain development, and also for the formation of healthy red blood cells and building immunity against disease.

Kiwifruit is also one of the few foods rich in vitamin b6, which supports the immune system. B6 is particularly important for healthy fetuses and pregnant or breastfeeding women. The folate in kiwifruit protects against birth defects, heart disease, and cancer; healthy amounts of fiber keep the system running smoothly, reducing the risk of diverticulitis and carcinogens in the body. Finally, the antioxidant power in kiwifruits delivers similar effects when it comes to neutralizing free radicals that can damage cells and cause inflammation and cancer.

However, consume kiwifruit in moderation because it contains fructose, which may be harmful to your health in excessive amounts.

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FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
How to prevent and home care for stroke

1. Quit smoking
2. Keep cholesterol levels under control
3. Avoid saturated and trans fat
4. Eat plenty of vegetables and fruits
5. Limit sodium intake
6. Exercise regularly
7. Limit alcohol intake
8. Maintain a healthy weight
9. Keep diabetes and hypertension under control
10. Avoid self medications

My friend had an unwanted 72 on 10th may she had bleeding on 15th wch ended on 19th her last period came on 3rd may. When will her next period come and is there any chance of pregnancy.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
My friend had an unwanted 72 on 10th may she had bleeding on 15th wch ended on 19th her last period came on 3rd may. ...
Her next period should come on completing the present cycle and after the course of one cycle is full.(if hse has 28 day cycle it will come after 28 days from stopping the withdrawal bleeding she has now ). If her previous period stopped on 3 rd and she has sec on 20 th, it was safe period and the tablet was not needed.
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General Physician, Kolkata
Avoid drinking too much of water in the first trimester of pregnancy.
Have plenty of fruits containing iron like pomegranate.

Tip for Memory problem

MS- Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Tip for Memory problem

Memory problem - use food containing zinc such as fish nuts pumpkin seed red meat. Zinc play vital role in enhancing memory and thinking.

Periods time miss hoa iss baar bcoz hmne 1 week pehle sex kiya but mujhe lgta hai ki mai aise koi wjh nhi honi chahiye pregnency ki kyoki uss tym jyada kuch khas nhi hoa tha hmare periods ke time aaj 4 days late ho gye hai aur abhi tk periods nhi hoa why I don't know please help me n suggest something what to do?

Homeopath, Delhi
Periods time miss hoa iss baar bcoz hmne 1 week pehle sex kiya but mujhe lgta hai ki mai aise koi wjh nhi honi chahiy...
Hi lybrate-user If the periods are delayed just by 4 days then you need to wait more for 5- 6 days. It is not necessary that you will get pregnant. As there are alot of other reasons of delayed menses such as stress, hormonal imbalance. After 5-6 days if it has still not comes then take a pregnancy test. The result will tell you. Till then do not stress upon it. Takecare.
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Sir my name is Raju my age is 25 I have girlfriend her age is 18 years and I do sex with her my penis was not going her in vagina her vagina is very tight my penis is not moving her vagina and put down and come sperm out I have tried 3 4 times same problem repeat I have doubt myself and what is my problem I am not nervous in sex time and I and I do second time sex I taken long time but my penis was not hard please help me for I do perfect sex.

Sexologist, Panchkula
Sir my name is Raju my age is 25 I have girlfriend her age is 18 years and I do sex with her my penis was not going h...
Your penis don't go inside vagina of your gf and discharge occurs and second time, erection is not hard. I advice you to do foreplay of 15 to 20 minutes before going for sex. This will help to excite your partner and opens her vagina. Follow this and give feedback.
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I had sex 1st time after my delivery. We had after almost 5 weeks. But it was very painful for me. Too much to bear. What's d reason for d pain Marital status: Married Are you sexually active? Yes Timing during intercourse/ masturbation: 1-5 minutes.

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
Psychologist, Palakkad
Dear user. I can understand. Women can experience VAGINAL PAIN during or after sex, either in the vagina or deeper in the pelvis. Pain in the vagina could be caused by: an infection: thrush or a sexually transmitted infection (STI), such as chlamydia, gonorrhoea or genital herpes. Changing hormone levels can make your vagina dry. Lack of foreplay and other factors can make your vagina dry. All these factors could contribute to the pain. I suggest you to consult a gynecologist for physical investigation. Take care.
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Lump discovered please help Hi, I have never had a lump in my breast before I'm 24 years old and I'm worried. The lump is on the same side as where I had an abscess removed recently. It's red and inflamed on the outside and tender to touch. Wondering what it could be, thanks x.

Sexologist, Panchkula
If the lump is red and tender to touch, it could be another abscess. You should get proper antibiotic treatment before going for its removal.
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Hi, I have thyroid problem, my Tsh level is higher. and also I miss my periods because of thyroid. I want to ask is it very serious problem during in pregnancy. Now I am not pregnant. I just want to know that is baby is fine if we take treatment for thyroid? Please give suggestions. Or is this disease is for lifetime?

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), DMAS, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Lucknow
Hi, I have thyroid problem, my Tsh level is higher. and also I miss my periods because of thyroid. I want to ask is i...
hi priya ur thyroid levels should be normal before starting a pregnancy. and if u r taking medications for same before pregnancy, u ll hv to continue it throughout pregnancy n after delivery as well.. There s no harm to the baby If ur thyroid levels r well in limits with medications. baby can get affected only if thyroid levels go very high or very low keep getting ur TSH levels checked at frequent intervals..
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My friend had a sex with his bf for the 1st time and he used condom also it is necessary to take pills for safety she dont know weather condom was broken or not and she had sex on friday and now also she is getting little bit bleeding while doing urine may I know y any thing she has to do.

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Gynaecologist, Bangalore
Dear lybrate-user If she is not sure if the condom has broken or not then it's best for her to take an I pill within 72 hours from having sex. Going by the symptoms you have said it might be possible that she has developed urine infection after the sex. If she has persistent pain and spotting while passing urine she might need further testing. Good luck.
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My husband doesn't like using condoms. Is it safe to have sex without condoms when i'm on pills? Are there any chances of STDs?

Doctor of Naturopathy & Natural Medicines, DM - Clinical Haematology
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Agra
Its ok to not use condoms but make sure if you are not willing to be pregnant than your husband should make sure that he doesn't ejects inside the vagina, secondly which pills you are using there are various kinds of pills like abortion pills, pre birth control pills, vaginal pills etc. Whatever pills you use always remember they are not healthy for your body and you are going against the nature and against the natural forces of your body. The old age method is- if your husband has still ejected inside your vagina immediately go and urinate sitting in indian style while urination and never in western pots, ask your husband to be extra careful and remind him about the harm of these pills, enjoy your sex life but not in stress.
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