Problem-Based Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Problem-Based Obstetrics and Gynaecology

By Ian A. Greer, MD, FRCP(Glas), FRCP(Edin), FRCP(London), FRCOG, MFFP, Regius Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Head of Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK; Iain T. Cameron, BSc, MA, MD, FRCOG, MRANZCOG, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Southampton, UK; Brian A. Magowan, MB, ChB, DCH, MRCOG, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Borders General Hospital, Melrose, UK; Ralph N. Roberts, BSc, MB, BCh, FRCPM MRCOG, MD, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Ulster Hospital, Belfast, UK; and James J. Walker, MD, FRCP(Glas), FRCP(Edin), FRCOG, Academic Head of the Unit of Paediatrics and Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St. James's University Hospital, Leeds, UK


List of abbreviations

Section 1 Fertility and menstrual problems

Case 1 Primary infertility
Case 2 Secondary infertility
Case 3 Primary amenorrhoea
Case 4 Secondary amenorrhoea
Case 5 Menorrhagia in a young girl
Case 6 Menorrhagia during the reproductive years
Case 7 Menorrhagia during the perimenopause
Case 8 Fibroids in the uterus
Case 9 Oligomenorrhoea
Case 10 Menopausal symptoms in a 52 year old woman
Case 11 Hirsutism in a 32 year old woman

Section 2. General Gynaecology

Case 12 Vaginal discharge
Case 13 Vulval itch
Case 14 Vulval ulcer
Case 15 Abnormal cervical smear
Case 16 Pelvic/abdominal mass
Case 17 Postcoital bleeding
Case 18 Pelvic inflammatory disease
Case 19 Genital warts
Case 20 Incontinence
Case 21 Urinary frequency
Case 22. Prolapse
Case 23 Postmenopausal bleeding
Case 24 Recurrent miscarriages
Case 25. Contraception
Case 26 Endometriosis

Section 3 Pregnancy Problems

Case 27 Age over 35 years
Case 28 Previous birth of a baby with spina bifida
Case 29 Essential hypertension
Case 30 Bleeding in early pregnancy
Case 31 Anaemia
Case 32. Epilepsy
Case 33 Systemic lupus erythematosus in pregnancy
Case 34 Pregnancy in the haemophilia carrier
Case 35 Hyperthyroidism
Case 36 Diabetes
Case 37 Venous thrombosis
Case 38 Intrauterine growth restriction
Case 39 Mild to moderate hypertension
Case 40 Severe hypertension
Case 41 Reduced fetal movements
Case 42 Twins
Case 43 Patient with previous stillbirth


Section 4 Labour and delivery problems

Case 44 Antepartum haemorrhage
Case 45 Preterm labour
Case 46 Slow progress in labour
Case 47 Induction of labour
Case 48 Post-dates pregnancy
Case 49 Preterm rupture of membranes
Case 50 Intrauterine death
Case 51 Breech presentation
Case 52 Rupture of membranes prior to labour at term
Case 53 Suspected fetal distress in labour
Case 54 Caesarean section
Case 55 Retained placenta
Case 56 Postpartum haemorrhage

Index