12 Symptoms that Should not be Ignored as per Your Gynaecologist:- Ever year, 21,000 women in the United Kingdom are diagnosed with gynaecological cancer. Though they are well aware of the symptoms, most of them ignore which could not save their lives. Here are some of the symptoms that you should not ignore as per your gynaecologist:
Any type of abnormal bleeding should has to be investigated and please do not ignore and consult your gynaecologist at the earliest. The bleeding could be a sign of uterine cancer or cervical cancer. If your lump is persistent, you should visit your gynaecologist. If you are feeling persistent itching down, it could be a sign of vulval cancers. When you are feeling bloated, please do not ignore it. This may be because of ovarian cancer.
A tummy pain is also a symptom of ovarian cancer. Acute and lower abdominal pain should be taken seriously and one should pay a visit to their gynaecologist. Do a pregnancy test to rule out ectopic pregnancy and consult your doctor. Painful and heavy periods can be caused due to fibroids and endometriosis. Please visit the doctor to have a thorough check about what is happening. 40% of the women suffer from incontinence which is called urinary leakage. When you have pain due to intercourse, please consult your gynaecologist. Hot flushes, poor sleep, anxiety, night sweats are the symptoms of menopause and do visit the gynaecologist.