gynecological gynecological  /ˌɡaɪ nə kə ˈlɑ dʒɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or practicing gynecology

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The gynecological chair, he explains, is just an old medical examining table that serves as an objet d'art in his apartment.
  2. In order to fulfill that last promise, Sam, who also has a regular gynecological practice, accepts obstetric patients by due date no more than four women due per month.
  3. Through an abdominal incision, a gynecological surgeon cuts both Fallopian tubes and ties off the separated ends.

News

  1. Legacy Health opens new women's clinic in West Linn

    The clinic performs mammograms, ultrasounds, gynecological surgeries and a number of other operations and examinations.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

  2. Covington Women's Health Specialists expands to include two certified nurse midwives

    Expectant mothers living in east metro now have even more options when it comes to choosing a midwife. Covington Women's Health Specialists, a practice offering obstetrical and gynecological services, operated by Dr. Cathy Larrimore, has expanded to include the services of two certified nurse midwives -- Lynn Stock and Janice
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Newton Citizen

  3. Inspired Endurance Forms Affiliation with Baltimore Women's Classic

    Inspired Endurance is proud to announce their affiliation with the BWC, a foundation that is raising awareness, providing education, and supporting women and their families in dealing with gynecological cancer. In addition to participating in this year’s 5k event, Inspired Endurance is also donating proceeds from the sale of their new BWC 5k pendant to the foundation. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "The funding in question provide cancer and gynecological screening to women without health insurance, helping to direct many into treatment before it's too late," said Senator Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, and vice chair of the Senate health...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Joseph Vitale Source: NJ TODAY

  2. "What they did by introducing gynecological self-exams was very revolutionary at the time," Ehrenreich said Tuesday. "They said it was not a dark secret; you can look at yourself, it's no big deal. It had a big effect on all of us feminists...
    on Oct 3, 2007 By: Barbara Ehrenreich Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "Women have to have an extra loud voice at almost every level, but especially when it comes to our health," Drescher says. "Improving basic gynecological healthcare is extremely important. It's like when women weren't allowed to vote. It's a...
    on Mar 19, 2004 By: Fran Drescher Source: USA Today

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