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Dr. Ajith Virkode

Gynaecologist, Mumbai

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Dr. Ajith Virkode is a renowned Gynaecologist in Bandra West, Mumbai. You can consult Dr. Ajith Virkode at Sunrise Clinic in Bandra West, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Ajith Virkode and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Days before yesterday I got a drop of blood and then next day again a dot of blood clot, so can pregnancy happen after this or its normal?

MBBS, DGO
General Physician, Nagpur
Days before yesterday I got a drop of blood and then next day again a dot of blood clot, so can pregnancy happen afte...
If your menstruation flow hasn't started and after intercourse you got a drop of blood then its due to your sexual intercourse. U need to confirm your pregnancy by ups which will be positive after approx a month.
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While making out, the tip of my boyfriend's penis entered my vagina (I haven't had sex yet, we were trying to, but even for the tip it was paining). I feel there was a precum. Should I be worried?

M B B S, M. D (Internal Medicine)
General Physician, Nellore
There is a possibility of pregnancy because the precum does contain some sperm. Also, there is no requirement for complete penetration of vagina to cause pregnancy. That is a misconception.
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Healthy Eating for Pregnancy

M.Sc. in Dietetics and Food Service Management , Post Graduate Diploma In Computer Application, P.G.Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics , B.Sc.Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Healthy Eating for Pregnancy
Goals for healthy eating when pregnant

Eat a variety of foods to get all the nutrients you need. Recommended daily servings include 6-11 servings of breads and grains, two to four servings of fruit, four or more servings of vegetables, four servings of dairy products, and three servings of protein sources (meat, poultry, fish, eggs or nuts). Use fats and sweets sparingly.
Choose foods high in fiber that are enriched, such as whole-grain breads, cereals, pasta and rice, as well as fruits and vegetables.
Make sure you are getting enough vitamins and minerals in your daily diet while pregnant. You should take a prenatal vitamin supplement to make sure you are consistently getting enough vitamins and minerals every day. Your doctor can recommend an over-the-counter brand or prescribe a prenatal vitamin for you.
Eat and drink at least four servings of dairy products and calcium-rich foods a day to help ensure that you are getting 1000-1300 mg of calcium in your daily diet during pregnancy.
Eat at least three servings of iron-rich foods, such as lean meats, spinach, beans, and breakfast cereals each day to ensure you are getting 27 mg of iron daily.
While you're pregnant, you will need 250 micrograms of iodine a day to help ensure your baby's brain and nervous system development. Choose from a variety of dairy products -- milk, cheese (especially cottage cheese), yogurt -- as well as baked potatoes, cooked navy beans, and limited amounts -- 8 to 12 oz per week -- of seafood such as cod, salmon, and shrimp.
Choose at least one good source of vitamin c every day, such as oranges, grapefruits, strawberries, honeydew, papaya, broccoli, cauliflower, brussels sprouts, green peppers, tomatoes, and mustard greens. Pregnant women need 70 mg of vitamin c a day.
Choose at least one good source of folic acid every day, like dark green leafy vegetables, veal, and legumes (lima beans, black beans, black-eyed peas and chickpeas). Every pregnant woman needs at least 0.4 mg of folic acid per day to help prevent neural tube defects such as spina bifida.
Choose at least one source of vitamin a every other day. Sources of vitamin a include carrots, pumpkins, sweet potatoes, spinach, water squash, turnip greens, beet greens, apricots, and cantaloupe.


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I am 24 years old and I have got married before 3 months and my periods are not regular its not on same date as it was before marriage.

CCH, CGO, BUMS
Unani Specialist, Siddharth Nagar
I am 24 years old and I have got married before 3 months and my periods are not regular its not on same date as it wa...
After marriage irregular periods are common but whenever it exceed you have to rule out pregnancy if there is nothing like dat then take siocare syrup 10ml twice a day for a month yr problem will resolve but remember if pregnancy occur stop the syrup immediately.
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I am 20th week pregnant. Now I have pain in my vagina from last 3-4 weeks. Specially when I am laying or sleeping on bed and changing my position. Now pain is increases. Kindly suggest me why it is happened.

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics & Gynecology, Fellowship in Infertility (IVF Specialist)
Gynaecologist, Aurangabad
Hi lybrate-user it's better to visit gynaecologist for internal examination to rule out infection. Vaginal infections can create problems in pregnancy.
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I have shortness of breath suddenly, it come and go. It is because of my period or else.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Delhi
I have shortness of breath suddenly, it come and go. It is because of my period or else.
There are many reasons but most common is anemia. So do get a hemoglobin test and also see a physician to rule out other causes.
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Can anyone one tell me that without prescription from doctor then also urine test will be made for pregnancy test in lab? Or should we have to consult doctor bcz my girlfriend is just 20 years I don't want trouble to her? And is it illegal to do so.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Pune
Can anyone one tell me that without prescription from doctor then also urine test will be made for pregnancy test in ...
You can do urine pregnancy test at home with kit available in any medical store. No need to visit lab.
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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease - Can STDs be the Reason Behind it?

MBBS, DGO, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MRCOG
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease - Can STDs be the Reason Behind it?

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, also known as PID, is characterized by an infection that occurs in a lady's reproductive organs. Usually this occurs as a result of a complications arising from a STD. The disease causes severe damage to the ovaries, fallopian tubes and the uterus. It is one of the bigger causes of infertility in women. 

Causes-

The cervix which is the entry to the uterus has the function of stopping bacteria that are present in the vagina from spreading to the other organs. Once infected by a STD, the cervix can no longer perform its function of preventing the bacteria from spreading to other organs. PID develops when the infection spreads from the cervix to the upper areas of the genital tract. 

There are certain factors which increase the chances of being affected by PID: 

  1. Being sexually active 
  2. Already affected by STDs such as gonorrhea 
  3. Past history of PID 
  4. Having multiple sexual partners 

Symptoms-

Women may experience pain while urinating and engaging in sexual intercourse, coupled with sore feeling in the stomach along with nausea. Abnormal vaginal discharge and a rise in body temperature are common symptoms as well. 

Treatment-
Once the disease has been diagnosed by a doctor, a treatment plan is devised. The treatment options that you can avail of are: 

  1. Medications: If the symptoms are mild, then the doctor will prescribe antibiotic medications. Usually the antibiotics are administered by mouth unless the symptoms are severe, when the drugs are administered intravenously. Your partner would also require medications if you happen to be diagnosed with PID, so that he/she does not catch it. 
  2. Surgery: Surgery is recommended by the doctor in case of tissue inflammation and the presence of pus (abscess). The aim of surgery is to get rid of the abscess to prevent any further infection. 

In addition to the treatment methods, there are certain precautionary measures that you can adopt to be safe: 

  1. Have protected sex.
  2. Try and stick to one sexual partner.
  3. Visit your gynecologist for regular checkups.
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Sir I am 31 yr old male and my wife is of 22 Year . We married on 23 may 2012. My wife have pcod on that time. Still she is fine. My report and my wife reports nothing to complecated but still my wife has not concieve everything is normal. Please give advice to me have any position wrong? or what a problem we dont know. Please revert back 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
This is called unexplained infertility where all reports are normal. Consult infertility specialist and start treatment asap.
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My upper body is heavier than lower. Specially breast size. And pain in my body. So how can I reduce my breast size.

Advanced Aesthetics, M.Ch - Plastic Surgery, MS - General Surgery, MBBS
Cosmetic/Plastic Surgeon, Indore
My upper body is heavier than lower. Specially breast size. And pain in my body. So how can I reduce my breast size.
Breast reduction and lifting surgery will reduce the size and tighten them. This is one of the most frequently performed surgeries and we are the pioneers in central India since last 30 years. To the best of our knowledge no medicines or creams work to increase or reduce the breast size. It is a day care procedure and you are discharge in a very short time from the hospital and it brings about an instant change in breast size and self esteem. No one wants surgery unless it is necessary. There is no medication to give the results. No one wants surgery unless it is necessary. There is no medication to give the results. No creams or pills actually work except psychologically. Surgery is the only answer. The surgery is almost painless.TO the best of our knowledge no medicines or creams work to increase./reduce or tighten the breast You would need adjustment either on one side alone or in both breasts depending on what you want To the best of our knowledge no medicines or creams work to increase the breast size. The larger side can be reduced and the smaller side can be enlarged and both would become firm.
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i have undergone the uterus removal surgery in the year 2012. now i am suffering from vaginal dryness and sweating in the whole body. what can i do for this problem

MD, MCH, BHMS
Homeopath, Pune
It is not due to uterus removal. You can take ky jelly for vaginal dryness and for sweting you can take homoeopathy remedy Calcarea Carb.1m once a week for 1 month
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When are the chances of get pregnent more during a month? how a women can know when egg generate in overy? what are the symptoms one can know that she is pregnant?

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
1. fertile period start s from day 10 to day 22 of the 30 day cycle. 2. ovulation generally occurs in the mid cycle by day 14-16 when she experiences mild spotting for 2 days with mild pain in the lower abdomen called mittelschmertz. 3. signs of pregnancy can be nausea , headache, dizziness, vomiting, mood swings, all these can be similar to PMS, so best is always a positive urine pregnancy test to confirm pregnancy. Regards
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My age is 26+ and I am unmarried I do not want to do marriage now but my parents said after the age of 27 there is so many pregnancy issue.so tell is this true that after 27 a lady has to face this kind of problems?

DGO, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My age is 26+ and I am unmarried I do not want to do marriage now but my parents said after the age of 27 there is so...
Its not that after 27 years you have pregnancy problems. But its true that as age advances there are problems related to health and also regarding conception. So the concern of your parents is right.

While having sex the Condom Burst, my wife is near her period days, I am worried. Pls suggest me some contraceptive/ birth control pills. Can I go to any medical store and ask for any birth control pill?

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
While having sex the Condom Burst, my wife is near her period days, I am worried. Pls suggest me some contraceptive/ ...
This time no chance of Pregnancy as you wife is in safe period. For safety Use CuT is best Saheli is good birth control pill.
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I and my girlfriend had unprotected sex. Now what should be done to avoid pregnancy! She has urinated within a second of ejaculation! Is there any risk.

Minimal invasive surgery in gynaecology, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, DNB, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
I and my girlfriend had unprotected sex.
Now what should be done to avoid pregnancy!
She has urinated within a second...
She can take an emergency contraceptive pill within 72 hours of intercourse. Urination after ejaculation doesn't prevent pregnancy. Unless you use some contraceptive, there is always risk of pregnancy. If she misses her period, check for pregnancy.
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Hello Doctor. Pregnancy Doubt. delayed period. Me and My partner Tried sexual intercourse on June 14th and 15th. I took ipill 14th even and used Condom on 15th nite. Already I got ma normal period June 1st wk itself. Now June 27th to July 1st 5 days I got bleeding. Again June 19th and 20th also 2 days only I got bleed. Now august Month I did not Get ma Normal Period Still dnt knw y? ANY Chance fa Pregnancy? please help me. I want Detailed Ans. Thanx in Advance.

MBBS, MS - Obstetrics & Gynecology, Fellowship in Infertility (IVF Specialist)
Gynaecologist, Aurangabad
Hello Doctor.
Pregnancy Doubt. delayed period.
Me and My partner Tried sexual intercourse on June 14th and 15th. I to...
Hi lybrate-user if you had proper flow in July period then their is no chance of getting pregnant now. But if flow was scanty or altered then their could be bleeding of early pregnancy. It is better to rule out pregnancy with urine pregnancy test in case you have doubt. Wish you good luck.
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If period come than there is any chance. Of pregnancy 10aug we have contact 23rd aug se had period From 23rd to 27thAug.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), modern diagnostics
Ayurveda,
If period come than there is any chance. Of pregnancy
10aug we have contact
23rd aug se had period
From 23rd to 27thAug.
Ideally if she menstruates every 28 or 29 days the best period to have relation would be after 12th and before 20th days. If menstruation. Since she got her next period on 23 Aug. She is not conceived. God bless.
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C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
7 Causes For Irregular Periods And Why You Should Not Ignore Them

A missed period is one of the most common worries for women. When her menstrual cycle dates don?t match her marked calendar dates, there are a dozen of fears she is burdened with. Most women find a missed menstrual period occasionally. But when it happens twice in a row, it means it?s time to get yourself checked.
Taking a little extra time to check in with your body gives you the chance to recognize abnormalities. You can then take steps accordingly to effectively address them.
A normal menstrual cycle is of 28 days, plus or minus seven days. An irregular menstrual cycle is characterized either as an earlier than expected period or a later than expected period. It can also mean a skipped period or bleeding in between regular periods, heavier/ lighter menstrual flow than usual. The most common reasons for irregular monthly cycle are as below.
Excessive weight loss or gain: Weighing too much or too little affects a woman?s menstrual cycle. Too much weight gain can cause excess estrogen storage in fatty tissues. This then gets partially converted by the body to androgens leading to thinning of the uterine lining and decreased ovulation. Excessively low body weight interrupts many hormonal functions in the body, potentially halting ovulation. Strive for a healthy weight.
Stress: Stress can affect hormones and induce irregular periods. Extreme fatigue, worry or anxiety cause the hormones to become unbalanced. Excessive stress plays a role in suppressing the functioning of the hypothalamus. Hypothalamus, controls the pituitary gland that in turn controls the thyroid and adrenal glands and the ovaries, all of which work together to manage hormones. The side effects of ovarian dysfunction leads to irregular periods. Monthly periods are quite susceptible to dips and spikes in our emotions and our health. A sudden change in the way your brain reacts to stressed situations interferes with the hormonal productivity, leading to irregular estrogen and progesterone levels.
Intense Exercise: Regular exercise is good to maintain a healthy life. However, too much exercise can result in estrogen dominance thereby leading to irregular periods. Girls who are athletic and very active in sports normally face problems with their regular menstrual cycle. Athletic amenorrhea tends to be seen in women who participate in rigorous training exercises like long distance running, ballet, gymnastics, and figure skating.
Birth Control Pills ? they can make one?s periods lighter, or cause one to miss periods. The body takes sometime to adjust to the new levels of hormones delivered by hormonal birth control therefore leading to irregularity.
Chronic Illness ? Chronic illnesses such as Celiac disease, Crohn?s disease, cystic fibrosis, Tuberculosis, heart disease, uncontrolled diabetes may postpone menstrual periods by delaying ovulation.
PCOS ? It is a genetic condition that results from abnormal levels of certain hormones. Girls with PCOS typically have irregular menstrual cycles and may experience fewer than 9 menstrual cycles a year. Due to PCOS, the ovaries do not regularly ovulate and there are also a number of under-developed follicles in the ovaries. They have high levels of androgen (male hormones) which leads to excess hair growth, acne and often overweight.
Alcohol Abuse ? Long-term heavy drinking can cause women to have irregular periods or stop ovulating. Drinking alcohol causes hormonal imbalances and can affect the way the liver processes the hormones that are responsible for ovulation and menstrual regularity.
Many women miss periods now and then. If you?ve skipped a period, try to relax and firstly restore the emotional and physical balance of yourself. Unless you are pregnant, chances are your cycle will return to normal next month. However, if you miss it the second time or show symptoms of irregular periods along with symptoms like flushing, sweating, heat intolerance, heart palpitations, and sleeplessness immediately check with the doctor. Many menstrual problems could indicate undiagnosed thyroid conditions. They call for a thyroid evaluation by your physician.
Never ignore menstrual changes. Talk to your doctor without delay!

My periods comes after 3-4 month interval. What should I do. No another problem except it.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
My periods comes after 3-4 month interval. What should I do. No another problem except it.
Hello, There is a possibility that you may be suffering from polycystic ovarian syndrome. please get a hormonal profile and an ultrasound pelvis done to look for polycystic ovaries and hyperandrogenism. Visit your gynaecologist for an evaluation. Regards
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