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Dr. Sulaika Ajmal

MBBS, MD - Gynecologist/Obstetrician

Gynaecologist, Chennai

33 Years Experience  ·  0 - 200 at clinic
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Dr. Sulaika Ajmal is a popular Gynaecologist in Triplicane, Chennai. She has been a successful Gynaecologist for the last 33 years. She is a MBBS, MD - Gynecologist/Obstetrician . She is currently practising at Hiba Hospital in Triplicane, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Sulaika Ajmal on Lybrate.com.

Lybrate.com has an excellent community of Gynaecologists in India. You will find Gynaecologists with more than 33 years of experience on Lybrate.com. You can find Gynaecologists online in Chennai 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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MBBS - Madras Medical College, Chennai - 1984
MD - Gynecologist/Obstetrician - Madras Medical College, Chennai - 1994
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Tamilnadu Medical Council

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I am 21 years old female diagnosed with PCOS I do not have regular periods. But after going off the pills I am getting pnly brown discharge around the days of my period but no flow or proper periods. What can I do I this case without going to a doctor?

International Academy of Classical Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath,
I am 21 years old female diagnosed with PCOS I do not have regular periods. But after going off the pills I am gettin...
Hello Don't worry everything will be all right Take puls 30 3tims day for 10 days Sepia 200 one dose APIs Mel 12c 3 time day for WK Conium 3c same above for 18 days Inform progress after 15 days
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Vitamin D: The Easily Available Sunshine Vitamin

MAMC, MRCPCH, MD - Paediatrics, MBBS
Pediatrician, Noida
Vitamin D: The Easily Available Sunshine Vitamin

Vitamin D is a group of fat soluble nutrient that is an incredibly vital necessity for your body’s proper growth as it helps in the absorption of calcium, magnesium, zinc, phosphate and for multiple other biological reactions of our body.

Now the major issue about Vitamin D is that our dietary sources are inefficient to fulfil the Vitamin D requirements of our body since foods do not contain much of it. Sunlight is the only major natural source of Vitamin D for a human being. Our skin synthesizes the vitamin through complex organic reactions with the help of the UVB radiation of the sunlight.

How is Vitamin D deficiency harmful to your body?
The most important function of Vitamin D is to help the body absorb various other nutrients from our diet and incorporate it into our bones and other necessary parts. Thus, due to Vitamin D deficiency bones become weak, soft and brittle, and results in conditions such as Rickets and Osteomalacia. Recent researches have shown that Vitamin D deficiency is also linked to prostate, breast and colon cancer. Reducing the inorganic mineral content of our body Vitamin D deficiency takes a severe toll on the body from childhood.

How to combat the deficiency among Indians?
Vitamin D deficiency is now an epidemic in the South Asian countries, and India is no exception. About 65-70% Indians are vitamin D deficient despite the abundant sunlight they receive. It is essential to understand the contributing factors that lead to this situation to remedy the problem.

Ignorance
The first and primary issue is that Indians are reluctant to go out into the sun. From households to professionals, everyone prefers to stay away from the only major source of Vitamin D, and even when they go out, they cover up themselves. Lack of knowledge and fear of getting their skin tone darker seem to be some of the nastiest causes that keep the everyone under the shade. Along with these problems, use of sunscreens and completely vegetarian diets are also responsible for the epidemic.

Melanin composition
A majority of Indians have a darker skin tone, which means the melanin content of their skin is comparatively much higher. Melanin prevents the formation of Vitamin D from sunlight. As a result, the Indians need much-extended exposure to sunlight which they do not get.

Obesity
Obesity in Indians is another primary issue that causes the excess fat in the body to soak up the necessary Vitamin D of the body, causing its deficiency.

Learning from the stated causes we see that the only ways to prevent this disease are, much more exposure to sunlight, consuming Vitamin D rich diets and obviously fighting obesity. In cases where the deficiency is observed doctors would prescribe supplements to ensure proper functioning of the body. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Pediatrician.

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Pre-Term Labour - Can There Be Complications?

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Gynaecologist, Bangalore
Pre-Term Labour - Can There Be Complications?

A preterm labour is referred to a condition when the cervix opens up within 37 weeks of pregnancy. An ideal pregnancy lasts for a span of 40 weeks. If preterm labour is caused due to preterm contractions, the baby is born earlier. This results in serious health risks for the baby. At times it requires long intensive care for the baby to ensure no mental or physical damage happens in the long term.

What are the symptoms of pre-term labour?
While some women show evident signs of pre-term labour, some women present symptoms that are more subtle. Some unmistakable symptoms of pre-term labour include regular contractions, sense of tightness in the lower abdomen, vaginal discharge, diarrhoea, constant backache, bleeding from the vagina, watery discharge from the vagina, pain in the abdomen and abdominal cramps. One or more of these symptoms should be immediately reported to the doctor to negate the chances of any miscarriages or serious complications.

What are the risk factors?
While there are no proven risk factors of preterm labour, lots of factors have been tagged with a pre-term labour. Some of the notable ones include:

  1. Little pre-natal care
  2. Premature birth in previous pregnancies
  3. Giving birth to more than one baby at a time. This is especially applicable while giving birth to a triplet.
  4. A stressful event such as a personal loss or events related to extreme emotions
  5. Bleeding from the vagina during pregnancy
  6. Any infection of the genital tract
  7. Any complications related to the placenta, uterus and cervix
  8. Any birth defect related to the vagina
  9. Chronic health conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure
  10. Putting on weight more than the recommended level
  11. An excess of amniotic fluid
  12. Consumption of illicit drugs or smoking at a heavy rate
  13. The shorter length of the cervix than the normal one

What are the complications involved?
Pre-term labour cannot be stopped with any medical procedures. If pre-term labour is caused due to smoking or an infection, the same can be addressed. Any pre-term labour that eventually leads to giving birth can confront with complications such as low weight, problems related to the vision of the baby, behavioural problems and learning disabilities.

Diagnosis and tests:
A doctor will closely monitor the symptoms a woman is facing. In the case of regular contraction, a close look at the cervix helps a doctor to decide the condition of a patient. To be assured a doctor might recommend a full pelvic exam, ultrasound test, uterine monitoring, and maturity of amniocentesis. A test of the vaginal secretion further gives the doctor enough evidence about the possibility of a pre-term labour. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Gynaecologist.

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Hello Dr. I'm 28 years old married since 5 years. Had a misc in the first year and conceived this month and again had a miscarriage. Please help or suggest.

MBBS, DGO (cal)
General Physician,
You need a gynaecologist to see her. Investigation may become conclusive about the reason for this recurrent spontaneous abortions. You should not delay.
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Hello, I am having sex daily for 1 and half months but still my wife did not get pregnant why? And doing sex regularly.

MBBS, DGO, MD, Fellowship in Gynae Oncology
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Hello, I am having sex daily for 1 and half months but still my wife did not get pregnant why? And doing sex regularly.
Hello, You need to try for at least 1 year after your marriage to conceive. So don't get worried too fast.
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I am 28 and my wife is 27. We are married from last 3.5 years and have a baby girl of 1.5 yrs. Initially my wife used to have sex regularly, but nowadays she is not at all interested in sex. She do not like having it, situation is that at tyms its only once in a month. I have to taunt her or pressurise her to have otherwise she will not have there is very rare occasions when se gets excited. I had tried everything to fantasies her but she is as it is. When asked she used to say that I am getting tired and want sleep thats why, although she is a housewife. Apart from the household work nothing extra she do. What should I do to bring my sex life normal.

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
I am 28 and my wife is 27. We are married from last 3.5 years and have a baby girl of 1.5 yrs. Initially my wife used...
Dear user. There are many psychological causes of LOW FEMALE SEX DRIVE, including: Mental health problems, such as anxiety or depression. Stress, such as financial stress or work stress. Poor body image. Low self-esteem. History of physical or sexual abuse. Previous negative sexual experiences. I suggest counseling for her. Take care.
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My period date is usually 18 to 20 but there is no symptoms of period is it sign of pregnancy. There is pain in lower abdomen also.

General Physician, Hyderabad
My period date is usually 18 to 20 but there is no symptoms of period is it sign of pregnancy. There is pain in lower...
Please do the pregnancy test initailly before doing any thing else. Please contact me if the test is negative.
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One of my female friend had some pain in breast. She thinks becoz of a fall in childhood. It does not pain now. But one of the breast is smaller than other. She is scared of breast cancer. Just married and not a mom. Please suggest. Age 20.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Gurgaon
You can get a mammogram done to clear doubts on cancer and get her examined physically to seek advice on this.
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My wife 28 years old. She is 5 months pregnant. Few days back it has been observed that one of the ducts of the nipple of her right breast leaks reddish liquid when gets press while the other ducts of the same breast leak whitish liquid ie colostrum. Is there anything to be worried ? She feels no pain, no noticeable lump, no change of the nipple, skin is as usal , no dimple looks. We are very much anxious. Please advice.

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry, MBA (Healthcare)
Psychiatrist, Davanagere
My wife 28 years old. She is 5 months pregnant. Few days back it has been observed that one of the ducts of the nippl...
If your wife is only 5 months pregnant and she is have discharge from the breast, please take her to an obgyn who will suggest appropriate remedies for you. This will take care of your anxieties. I hope this helps. Take care and have a lovely day
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How many days once having Intercourse is good for getting conceived Incase if we do no the ovulation day in our 45 day cycle.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
How many days once having Intercourse is good for getting conceived Incase if we do no the ovulation day in our 45 da...
Hello, you should practice intercourse through out the fertile period to increase your chances of conception.
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My wife has seven month pregnancy. She having cough and cold. What is doing in it?

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
My wife has seven month pregnancy. She having cough and cold. What is doing in it?
If it is coming with fever she will need a safe antibiotic. If the cough is dry and severe and giving breathing problems, then also best to use a good antibiotic for 5 days. Otherwise, simple cough suppressants and anti-histaminics may suffice. Keep the neck region covered. Warm saline gargles. Lots of fluids in diet.
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All About Mineral Metabolic Disorders

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology, DNB (Nephrology)
Nephrologist, Delhi
All About Mineral Metabolic Disorders

Did you know that metabolism functions within a scope that goes beyond just maintaining your body weight? This chemical process is also subject to a number of complications and disorders, and can wreck your system without your knowledge. Mineral Metabolic Disorder is one such impediment that can easily corrupt your body and is characterized by an abnormal and unprecedented rise or fall of the level of minerals in the blood. This may result in a number of cardiovascular and bone diseases.

Minerals undoubtedly play an extremely vital role in the proper regulation of the body conditions and aid and abet growth and development. However, under certain (and mostly unforeseen) circumstances, the mineral levels have a propensity to differ substantially from the normal rates and may lead to several disorders. 

Causes:

  1. Mineral metabolic disorders may be genetic in certain cases, being transferred from the parent to the child via genes. 
  2. However, most mineral metabolic disorders are likely to arise as a result of certain clinical conditions pertaining to starvation, excess alcohol consumption,diarrhea and diet disorders. 

Effects: 
The most commonly observed and medically documented complications affecting metabolism as a result of sudden augment or fall in the following minerals are:

  1. Magnesium: hypomagnesaemia and hypomagnesaemia
  2. Calcium: nephrocalcinosis, hypercalcemia, osteoporosis, kidney stones, Paget's disease, osteomalacia, pseudohypoparathyroidism, rickets and hyperparathyroidism
  3. Iron:  hemochromatosis and cirrhosis
  4. Phosphorus: hypophosphatemia, osteomalacia, hyperparathyroidism, hypoparathyroidism and rickets.
  5. Sodium: hypernatremia and dilutional hyponatremia
  6. Zinc: nausea, skin rash, diarrhea, and difficulty in wound healing
  7. Copper: Menkes syndrome and Wilson's disease
  8. Potassium: Cushing's syndrome(from exposure to high levels of cortisol), Fanconi's syndrome, Bartter syndrome, Addison's disease and kidney disease. 

The ideal remedy to battle the majority of mineral metabolism disorders is to maintain a healthy lifestyle and follow a proper, filling, and balanced diet. In case the diseases crop as a result of genetic factors, consult your doctor immediately. However, in most cases, proper medication and a wholesome and nourishing food intake is recommended to fight most mineral metabolic diseases.

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I do get pain in my back. After sitting for a certain period of time So what can I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I do get pain in my back. After sitting for a certain period of time 
So what can I do?
Homoeopathic medicine rhus tox 30 (dr reckeweg) drink 5 drops in 1 spoon fresh water 3 times daily for 15 days and inform
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I am 24 year old. I had ovulation 10th day of my period. I am suffering from bleeding problem the 4th day the of ovulation. What should I do. Nd what is problem with me.

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
I am 24 year old. I had ovulation 10th day of my period. I am suffering from bleeding problem the 4th day the of ovul...
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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I am facing irregular menstrual cycle. Its the third mnth and I had no periods. I was having pcod but after the treatment everything was normal but after one yrr I am again facing all these problems. With the absence of menstrual cycle I have stomach pain nd headache on almost everyday frm one mnth.

BHMS
Homeopath,
I am facing irregular menstrual cycle. Its the third mnth and I had no periods. I was having pcod but after the treat...
I think you been treated with hormonal therapy. It supresses the symptoms actually. After withdrawing your facing same problem. Soo you need check it again. your thyroid level, your prolactin level, this has to evaluate. Also you need usg for detection of any other cause in ovary and uterus. And alsoo you need proper homeopathic treatment for permanent solution of this condition. Soo you can contact me through Lybrate.
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My l. M. P 20-8-2015. My Dr. says. I m 10weeks-4 days pregnant. I m confuse. please help me my 3rd mnth start? please tell me correct weeks.

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FCPS, DGO, Diploma of the Faculty of Family Planning (DFFP)
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
My l. M. P 20-8-2015. My Dr. says. I m 10weeks-4 days pregnant. I m confuse. please help me my 3rd mnth start? please...
For those who had regular periods prior to missing period all calculations can be based on LMP. In your case on 20/10 you finished 2 nd month and 3 rd started. In those who did not have regular periods prior to LMP, sonography gestation period is to be taken in account. Most important all these calculations have no value to patient but are of value to treating doctors to make decision how to treat depending on complaints at which stage.
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Emotional Block Or Fixed Ideas Make A Person Loser In Sex Or Relationship Or Goals

MBBS, DIiploma in Yoga and Ayurveda, Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprosy (DDVL), PGDPC
Sexologist, Pune
Emotional Block Or Fixed Ideas Make A Person Loser In Sex Or Relationship Or Goals
  • Emotional block or fixed ideas make a person loser in sex or relationship or goals 
  • Fear or suspicion (शक और डर-sad) create sometimes fixed ideas or emotional blocks. These fixed ideas or emotional blocks makes us a loser a failure a rot in love, sport, work, sex, marriage etc
  •  Treatment by eft or emotional freedom therapy tapping to each other by a couple works like cognitive behavior therapy or rational emotive therapy. Coming out, caring, challenging, completing helps a lot.
  • Please look into the mirror and say to yourself" everything is ok and I am okay" or write it there. Also write" we love you. Absence of love appreciation and daring (lad-child) make a person dumb deaf and blind to the inner and outer world.
  • So throw away all fear suspicion etc block and change the biological clock, throw away all past shauk and shock, keep with yourself the keys of happiness money papers etc and lock.
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Hi Dr. My self srinivas , my TSH level is. 7. 54uIU/ml by this is there any effect to sexual problems because my wife is not getting conceive so please suggest me.

BHMS PGCGO
Homeopath, Hubli-Dharwad
Hi Dr. My self srinivas , my TSH level is. 7. 54uIU/ml by this is there any effect to sexual problems because my wife...
7.4 is little hight. you need to start treatment. it will surely affect on your marital life and even fertility
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Hello doctor I'm Nandini I've pcod I'm suffering with dis problem from last 1 year.

Homeopath, Pune
Hello doctor
I'm Nandini
I've pcod I'm suffering with dis problem from last 1 year.
Pcod can lead to various complication in future if not treated earliest. Homoeopathy has very good reaults and no sideeffects also. If you r overweight ,reduce. Eat healthy food, avoid junk food. EXERCISE.
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