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Dr. Poonam Maggo

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Gynaecologist, Delhi

9 Years Experience  ·  0 at clinic
Dr. Poonam Maggo MBBS, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology Gynaecologist, Delhi
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I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family....more
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Dr. Poonam Maggo is a popular Gynaecologist in Uttam Nagar, Delhi. Doctor has helped numerous patients in his/her 9 years of experience as a Gynaecologist. Doctor has done MBBS, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology . You can visit him/her at Mata Roop Rani Maggo Hospital in Uttam Nagar, Delhi. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Poonam Maggo on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi - 2008
MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi - 2010
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Medical Council of India (MCI)

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Now i'm enjoying sex life from last 1 year with my girlfriend. Now my girlfriend's vagina little bit loose compare to beginning. My girlfriend asking me how to tight vagina at home with home remedies please suggest me what should I do?

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS, MD - Community Medicine
Gynaecologist, Lucknow
Hello, tightening of vagina can be done by vaginoplasty. You should not worry about it now as you are sexually active.
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I have an irregular period problems, I have taken many treatments but it is not cured. There is gap of 2-3 months sometimes 6 months.

DGO, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Faridabad
I have an irregular period problems, I have taken many treatments but it is not cured. There is gap of 2-3 months som...
only diet walk exercise and wt red can control ur pds ushd remove stressand keep in mind that pcos can only be corrected it cannot be cured
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I have missed my periods for 4 days please advice any pill that can abort my pregnancy.?

DGO, MD, MRCOG, CCST, Accredation in Colposcopy
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
Please do a pregnancy test first. If positive you should consult a gynaecologist because it is important to get a usg done to know that the pregnancy is in the right place and also to know your blood group. Only then medications should be prescribed.
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Know More About Osteoporosis!

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics
Orthopedist, Chennai
Know More About Osteoporosis!

Are you at high risk of developing a fracture in your spine or hip? read on to know more about osteoporosis.

There is another silently progressing, common disease other than diabetes and hypertension that can cause potentially serious risk to your health in old age. Osteoporosis meaning “porous bones” indicates a condition where your bones become more porous, thinner and weaker due to accelerated loss of bone or reduced bone formation or both. It is most evident in the vertebrae of spine, hip bones and in the wrists.

Thin and porous vertebrae fracture easily. They crumble on their own or due to minor stresses during daily activities like coughing, sneezing, bending forwards. These fractures can be painless and go unnoticed in multiple levels till the spine develops a forward bend and a noticeable loss of height. Or it can cause significant pain and disability, limitation in daily activities and increased dependence on others. A simple slip and fall at home can cause a fracture in the hip bones that can make the patient completely bed ridden. These situations commonly cause depression and general deterioration of health and leads to other risky complications in old age.

Though it is most common women after menopause, it also happens in men above age of 65 years and in those with certain risk factors like liver or kidney disease, thyroid or parathyroid disorders, and certain tumours. Smoking has been proven to cause osteoporosis. Long term steroid intake given for various conditions and medications given for seizure disorders also can cause osteoporosis.

Osteoporosis can be detected easily by a screening test called the dexa scan. Any one above the age of 50 years should consult an orthopaedic surgeon to know if they are at risk of osteoporosis and whether he/she needs a dexa scan. If the dexa scan reveals that you have osteoporosis, you must be evaluated by an orthopaedic surgeon and an endocrinologist to look for other treatable conditions that can cause osteoporosis. There are medications that are prescribed to strengthen the bones and reduce the risk of fractures in future. Diet rich in calcium and vitamin d and supplementary calcium and vitamin d medications are also an essential part of treatment.

Although the vertebral osteoporotic fractures commonly heal in a few weeks with bed rest and medications, some of them may not heal in time or cause severe pain and disability. These patients might need surgical intervention. Vertebroplasty is a procedure that involves injection of bone cement into the broken vertebra and can give immediate pain relief. Kyphoplasty is a similar procedure that can restore the height of the fractured vertebral body and reduce the forward stoop in the spine. Open surgery might be required sometimes if the collapsed vertebra causes a compression of the spinal cord or nerves in the spine. Osteoporotic hip fractures and wrist fractures often need surgical treatment for fixation.

Prevention of osteoporosis should begin in childhood. Growing bones accumulate calcium and the calcium in bones reaches a peak at around age of 26 to 30 years. After that age, there is a slow decline in the bone calcium, which accelerates in old age especially in women after menopause. So those who reach a lower peak of calcium in bones by the age of 30 are at a higher risk of developing osteoporosis in old age. This means that adequate intake of dietary calcium, vitamin d and adequate exercise from young age is very important to prevent osteoporosis.

Prevention of falls and resultant fractures in those who are osteoporotic is an important aspect of treatment. This needs modification of their living spaces to remove the risks of a slip and fall. Routine exercises and an active lifestyle load the bones and make them stronger and it is a must for all those with osteoporosis and those at risk of developing osteoporosis.

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5 Things you Should Know about Menstrual Cups

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Agra
5 Things you Should Know about Menstrual Cups

5 things you should know about menstrual cups

Every day, we see a new thing which makes our life easier and comfortable and menstrual cup is one such thing that makes the life of a woman much easier during those difficult days.

1. Safe and cost effective: these are safe to use and there is no harm or side effects attached to it. You don't have to worry of the hygiene of these cups. These cups have the capacity to hold 30-40 ml of fluid. Tampons and pads are use-and-through and that's why it involves higher cost whereas menstrual cups can be used a number of times which makes it cost-effective.

2. Flexible and reusable: it's a flexible cup which is worn inside vegina where all fluid gets collected. It doesn't absorb the fluid like tampons but only collects it. Unlike tampons, menstrual cups are reusable. You can remove it, throw the fluid and then refix it.

3. Breaking of the seal: you must not use it without breaking the seal. It will be very uncomfortable if the seal is not broken. You will hear a pop voice when the seal gets broken. So, just be careful about this.

4. How to remove: while removing it, it must be pushed downwards just like a bowel movement or push at the time of childbirth otherwise you might face a bit of difficulty but when you have a prior knowledge of how to remove it, it will make things easier for you.

5. Time period: unlike tampons and pads, menstrual cups can be used for a longer period. Time period could go up to 12 hours. So, in a way, it saves your time, energy and is very convenient and easily manageable too.

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Hello doctor, My query is whenever I do have sex with my wife she feels burning sensation a sort of just after sex. But it does not longer. I keep my organs clean and she too take the precautions as well. Why does it happen? please suggest me to eradicate this prob.

Diploma in Paediatrics, MBBS
Sexologist, Dehradun
Some mild fungal infection is there which is causing the problem. See if your groins are having itching or not.
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Hello mam I am 4 weeks pregnant and my hcg is 555 in my blood test report as my doctor give me dhupston and car 3 iron tablet. As im gaining my weight till the time I take tablet and im suffering from constipation also. Please suggest me what to do. As my gyine told me your hcg report is not normal.

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Hello mam I am 4 weeks pregnant and my hcg is 555 in my blood test report as my doctor give me dhupston and car 3 iro...
Your hcg level is normal for 4 weeks pregnancy. Hcg level doubles in 48 hrs in early pregnancy Repeat your beta hcg test if level has doubled in 48 hrs pregnancy is normal.
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I have been married for four years still childless what should I do now. I really want your precious comment.

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
I have been married for four years still childless what should I do now. I really want your precious comment.
Go to gynaecologist and get all test done your wife follicular study hormonal levels, tube testing, your semen analysis.
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Meri pregnancy 1 month se kmm thi mene prega news se tst kiya tha. Mene abortion krne wali 2pills ek sath kha li thi .period ho gye the lekin nxt day prega news ne tst positive aya. Kya ye normal hai ya mujhe Dr. Se milna chahiye Kya kru Period abhi ho rhe hai 4 din phle pills khayi thi mene please suggest me Thank you.

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Meri pregnancy 1 month se kmm thi mene prega news se tst kiya tha. Mene abortion krne wali 2pills ek sath kha li thi ...
Dear karamjit in all probabilities the pills you have taken did not work. The best thing you can do is show a doctor as there will be chances of bleeding and infection if abortion is not complete. Get a proper gynaecologist 's consultation so that you are not harmed in any way.
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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.

MBBS
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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last date of my period was 7 Feb.on 9 Feb I had sexual intercoure. I want to know whether I am pregnant or not. I don't want to have it now. Please clarify my doubt. If I m pregnant how to terminate it??

Doctor of Medicine, F.C.P.S.(Mid. & Gynae)
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
You are very unlikely to be pregnant. If you want to be sure wait till your periods. If they are delayed by 7 days then buy a Urine Pregnancy Test kit from a chemist and do the test.
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Hello Dr. I want to know what is little phase and is it compulsory to have orgasm for pregnancy me and my wife are trying from since 11 mnts with all normal reports? My wife M.S date is 23 March when will ovulation occurs?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Jodhpur
Hello Dr. I want to know what is little phase and is it compulsory to have orgasm for pregnancy me and my wife are tr...
Pregnancy depends on many things starting from doing sex In right days. If your periods are regular than 10-16 days are the time when you indulge in the act chances of conceiving is high. Consult if you are doing sex in sex in right days but still you are not conceiving. We will discuss it in details about other things which you shall do for pregnancy.
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Every month before or during menstrual cycle I am suffering from headache nd vomiting. How can I get rid of this? Why it is happening to me?

MBBS (Gold Medalist, Hons), MS (Obst and Gynae- Gold Medalist), DNB (Obst and Gynae), Fellow- Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (ACOG, USA), FIAOG
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
Every month before or during menstrual cycle I am suffering from headache nd vomiting. How can I get rid of this? Why...
It is likely to be premenstrual symptom. It responds well to treatment. Please take drugs after consulting gynecologist.
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I am 6 months pregnant woman, there is a lots of swelling on my feet. What to do you? I daily dip in warm water for some time but still have lots of swelling.

DNB, DGO, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Ghaziabad
I am 6 months pregnant woman, there is a lots of swelling on my feet. What to do you? I daily dip in warm water for s...
Swelling of feet is a normal phenomenon in pregnancy, provided your bp is normal. If your bp is normal, do not worry about it. Avoid prolonged standing. Put your feet on a footrest while sitting. Decrease intake of salt and wear comfortable footwear.
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Menopause and Sexuality

MS sexuality, M.Phil Clinical Psychology, PhD (behaviour modification), Certified in Treatment of Resistant Depression
Sexologist, Hyderabad
Menopause and  Sexuality

Sexuality in all its forms can be an important part of our health and identity. However, in the indian society sexuality is often considered the domain of the young, and the idea of older women having and enjoying sex sits uncomfortably with many people. The ideas of older women's sexuality often stem from victorian times, where the woman was passive in her sex life, and sex was mainly for reproductive purposes hence, the idea was that sex would stop after the menopause. The menopause is often described as a very negative time for women, especially in medical literature. On the other hand, many feminists celebrate the menopause and subsequent years as a time of positive change, without the commitment to childrearing, and a time to find new fulfilment. The experience for each individual woman is probably somewhere in the middle. 

Hormonal changes in the menopause, such as a drop in oestrogen levels within the body, can bring about physical changes such as vaginal dryness, which can affect the sex life. But at the same time, there are many ways of adjusting to these bodily changes that can lead to new ways of lovemaking. Physical complaints and sexuality: vulval discomfort -when you get older, your body produces less oestrogen. This can cause vaginal dryness, which means that sex might become less enjoyable or even painful. Urinary tract infections (utis)-when a woman’s vaginal walls become thinner because of lower levels of oestrogen in her body after menopause, penetrative sex can not only cause vaginal discomfort, it can also cause urinary irritation or urinary tract infections. This is because the urethral passage also thins. Penetration might irritate the bladder and the urinary tract through the thin walls of the vagina. This irritation can lead to infections. Sexual health: sexually transmitted infections (sti) and aids-articles and books on stis hardly ever talk about older women specifically, but stis as well as hiv/aids are on the increase in older women. This might partly be because women after the menopause do not need to use birth control, and therefore also do not use protection such as condoms anymore. If you have had the same partner for many years, and your partner has also not had any other sexual partners, the risk of getting a sexually transmitted infection is low. But if either you or your partner has unprotected sex with anyone else, the risk is increased. There are many different stis, and some of them do not have any symptoms. 

However, if you notice any unusual or smelly discharge from the vagina, bleeding, blisters, itches, pains or sores, you should go to a sexual health clinic. Pelvic cramps-sometimes women may experience pelvic cramps during or after sex, especially women who have penetrative sex. It is more likely to happen if you do not have orgasms very often, and is generally nothing to worry about. Just like any muscle in the body, it can ache if it doesn't get used very much and then gets a lot of exercise. Psychological changes: sometimes, changes in the family can be difficult to adjust to when getting older, for example if your children leave home or you stop working and retire. It can help to talk with your friends and your partner about these changes and how they make you feel. Because of the physical changes that occur as part of the aging process, it is possible that you may feel less comfortable with your body and that you lose some of your self-esteem. But again, these changes happen gradually, and many women adjust well to them. However, if fatigue or psychological illnesses such as chronic depression or anxiety develop, they can interfere with your libido and sex life. Medications and sexuality: as women get older, they are more likely to need long-term medications. 

Often, these medicines have side effects that influence libido, for instant blood pressure medications, and tranquillisers. However, alternative therapies might be available, and if you think that medication impacts negatively on your sex drive, speak to your doctor and ask if there is an alternative. Antihistamines and other drugs can cause drying of the vagina, and although this might not influence your libido, it might curb your enjoyment of sex. Final thoughtsmany women actually enjoy sex more in later life, maybe because they are more experienced, and know what they want and enjoy. In addition, there may be more opportunity for spontaneous sex, for instance if you have children who have now left home. Overall, women in their late 40s are said to be much more likely to have fulfilling sex lives and multiple orgasms than women half their age 5. Women's sexual response is thought to be different from men, and many women do not have spontaneous desire, meaning it may not be until starting to engage in some sort of sexual activity that they start to feel sexual desire, and many women do not have any sexual feelings or thoughts, unless engaging in sexual activity. Because women's sexuality is so complex, it might actually be more appropriate to try and solve occurring problems with counselling first, rather than medications.

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I am getting my 2-3days late then my actual date and it pains alot on the first day after that it is normal and the periods continue till 4th day R there any chances of getting pregnant? What should I Do?`

MBBS
Sexologist, Panchkula
I am getting my 2-3days late then my actual date and it pains alot on the first day after that it is normal and the p...
Normal duration of periods is 28 to 35 days. I advise you to do slow and deep breathing relaxation exercises in the morning for mental strength. Take proper balanced vegetarian diet. Take lots of water and fluids. Follow this and give feedback.
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I am pregnant now. I confirmed that because my belly is growing and I did not get periods since four months. I don't want children right now. Pls help us how to go for abortion Thank you.

International Academy of Classical Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath,
I am pregnant now. I confirmed that because my belly is growing and I did not get periods since four months. I don't ...
take sepia 200 one dose puls 30 one dos per dy for wk kali br 12c one dos a day for 10 days aur mur na. 12c sam abov apis 12c sam abov conium 3c 3tims aday for 5 days diet for u cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, cauliflower, and Brussels sprouts • greens, including red leaf lettuce and arugula • green and red peppers • beans and lentils • almonds • berries • sweet potatoes • winter squash • pumpkin inform me progres
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