Doctor's Articles


Ultrasonography or USG or Scanning is extensively used in pregnancy as well as non pregnant cases. The basic role of Ultrasonography is that it helps in diagnosis of various disorders in obstetrics as well as Gynecology.

Cervical cancer – can it be prevented ?

Cervical cancer or cancer of the cervix is not hereditary. It ranks as the first most frequent cancer among women in India. It can affect women between 15 and 44 years of age. It is caused by certain types of common virus called Human Papilloma virus (HPV) – which causes infection of the cervix.