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0 16 July 2021
What Is Sling Surgery?

It is common for women nowadays to experience an overactive bladder which might be a huge problem for them. They might be suffering from symptoms of stress urinary incontinence and if a person needs a permanent solution to this problem of theirs, they might opt to go for sling surgery for bladder problemsKeep reading to know what it is and what the procedures are. What is sling surgery?  Sling surgery is quite a common surgery that doctors perform on patients who might be suffering from a urinary stress inconsistency. It is also known as a urethral sling surgery and a mid-urethral sling surgery. A person can easily come to know that they are suffering from it if little actions like coughing, lifting something, laughing, or sneezing puts pressure on their bladder which makes them pee a little bit. In this surgery, a sling is placed around the urethra of a woman which helps in lifting it back to its normal position. This helps in removing the pressure on it while doing any activity and this in return, stops the unwanted pee after every action. The sling is like a hammock that supports the urethra which helps in preventing leaks. The sling which is used in the surgery can be made out of muscle, ligament, or tendon tissue taken from the woman’s body or it might be made up of a s

0 16 July 2021
Fallopian tube recanalization (FTR)

For a woman to get pregnant, the sperm needs to meet the egg. But what if the tube known as the fallopian tube, which helps in carrying the woman’s egg to her uterus, is blocked? That is when the problem of getting pregnant arises because the process of fertilization will not take place. That is when a fallopian tube recanalization is needed. What are the fallopian tubes?  Every month, a woman’s ovary releases an egg that travels down to the uterus where, if the egg meets the sperm and is fertilized, a baby will grow. This egg travels from the ovary to the uterus with the help of tubes known as the fallopian tubes. The sperm travels to the egg with the help of the fallopian tubes. These tubes play a very important role in the fertility of every woman. What is fallopian tube recanalization?  Since the traveling of eggs is done with the help of the fallopian tubes every month, any kind of blockage in these tubes will lead to a very hard time getting pregnant. The chances of getting pregnant would come down to 0% altogether. Causes for the blockage of a woman’s fallopian tubes can be a build-up of debris that is unwanted or scarring from surgery or a serious infection. That is when a woman needs to go to a doctor f

0 16 July 2021
Normal Delivery Tips from Gynaecologist Dr Neelima Mantri

Feeling anxious and tensed is common for first-time moms as the due date approaches. “It’s absolutely fine to be nervous. Please do now that it’s natural and knowing what comes your way and being prepared for it will not only help you ease your nerves but also smoothens your whole experience”, says Dr Neelima Mantri leading gynaecologist who has helped hundreds of women with successful normal delivery in Mumbai. But how does a woman get to know what exactly is coming her way and how does she prepare for it? This blog is our answer. Here we discuss the final trimester and give you handy delivery tips from Dr Neelima Mantri that can help pregnant women better prepare for labour. Read on: Prepare your body: Normal delivery requires strength to help you endure and exercises are the best way to develop your strength and stamina as you prepare for your labour. This doesn’t mean you will have to lift weights and perform aerobics, you will just have to perform simple exercises within your capacity. Look up for antenatal exercises, pregnancy yoga, and pelvic floor exercises, simple walking during this period to improve your pelvic strength and general mobility. As every woman’s condition is different we advise your contact your

0 9 June 2021
Ovarian Cyst Laparoscopic Surgeon in Mumbai

Ovarian cyst laparoscopic surgery is used to remove cysts from either of the ovaries from a woman’s body. It is also called ovarian cystectomy. A cyst is an abnormal growth in the ovary which is filled with liquid. The normal cysts do not cause any pain, but if they do, they need to be removed from the uterus with the help of laparoscopy. The cysts usually disappear from the uterus, and there is no need for an ovarian cyst laparoscopic surgery. The patient needs to remain watchful. She does not need to go for immediate treatment. If the cyst does not disappear even after four months, the woman needs to undergo an ovarian cyst laparoscopic surgery. If the cyst does not disappear, the patient undergoes surgery. However, the treatment depends on several factors. These are:

  • > The size of the cyst.
  • > The cyst is causing pain in the uterus.
  • > There is a possibility that the cyst will cause cancer in the uterus.

Procedures for the cyst removal from the ovary:

There are two procedures for the removal of a cyst from the ovary.

1.      Laparoscopy:

In a laparoscopic procedure, many small incisions are made on the abdomen of a woman’s body. Special surgical equipment, with a small camera, is inserted through this incision. A gas, usually carbon

0 9 June 2021
Hysterectomy Surgery Procedure

Hysterectomy is the surgery of removing a woman’s uterus. It may also include the removal of other organs which surround the uterus. Various factors may lead to hysterectomy surgery. It includes:

  • > Cancer in the uterus or other surrounding organs.
  • > The abnormal bleeding in the vagina.
  • > Fibroids, the tumors which develop inside the uterus.
  • > Infection in the uterus and its surrounding organs.

Types of hysterectomy:

Depending on the removal of the partial or total uterus, there are three different types of hysterectomy:

1.      Partial hysterectomy:

In partial hysterectomy, the surgeon only removes the uterus, but the cervix remains intact. However, keeping the cervix retained increases the chance of cervical cancer. It is why this hysterectomy is not generally performed.

2.      Total hysterectomy:

In a total hysterectomy, the surgeon removes the whole uterus, including the cervix, from the woman’s body. Since the cervix is removed too in total hysterectomy, there is no chance of cervical cancer. It is why it’s preferre

0 9 June 2021
Diarrhea During Pregnancy Symptoms and Treatment

Diarrhea is nothing good to write home about, no matter when you are visited by this nasty condition. Diarrhea can strike anytime but managing it can be even tougher especially during pregnancy. However if it’s any consolation, Diarrhoea is common among pregnant women and most women have successfully combatted the condition. At our clinic in Mumbai, gynaecologist Dr Neelima Mantri has successfully treated hundreds of diarrhea in pregnancy cases and all we can say is with the right guidance and treatment diarrhea is easy to manage and come out of it unscathed. If you are pregnant and are still wary about Diarrhea, the first thing you can do is to improve your awareness about the condition – know the causes, remedies and treatment options beforehand. And this blog will help you know them, read on: Diarrhea & Its Symptoms: First things first, if you happen to experience 4 or more loose bowel movements in a day, it can be considered as a case of Diarrhea. Most common symptoms are obviously loose and watery stools, nausea, feeling bloated or gassy, cramping and sometimes fever. Causes of Diarrhea in Pregnancy:  Given you are already carrying your child in your belly, as they grow the space inside is limited and the intestine, oesophagus and sto

0 18 May 2021
Ectopic Pregnancy in Mumbai | Dr Neelima Mantri

In normal pregnancy, the fertilization of egg and sperm occurs in the fallopian tube which then travels to the womb where the baby starts growing. But in the case of ectopic pregnancy, the situation is a bit complicated. The fertilized egg doesn’t grow in the womb rather settles and grows in the cervix, ovary, or tube and sometimes in the abdomen. Though this case happens rarely, it is a severe problem that can be fatal for the mother. This is why precautions should be taken. Let us first learn about the symptoms of this critical pregnancy. Below are mentioned some symptoms of ectopic pregnancy.

  • >  The very first symptom is vaginal bleeding and bleeding inside the tummy.
  • >  The patient may suffer from severe pain in the stomach.
  • >  Symptoms like nausea and puking are very common in this case.
  • >  The patients may suffer from extreme pain in the shoulder tips that can be a result of blood in the abdomen.
  • >  The patient may feel uncomfortable and irritated while peeing and pooping.
  • >  Due to excessive bleeding, there is a chance of fainting and collapsing.

The normal pregnancy symptoms are also shown in this critical pregnancy. However, if the abdominal pain, vaginal bleeding, shoulder pain, and fainting become se

0 18 May 2021
Advanced Fertility Treatment in Mumbai

Fertility difficulties result in complicated pregnancy or no pregnancy at all. Infertility issues may arise from a complication of either the male or the female partner or both. To cure such problems or find alternative ways, the fertility specialist in Mumbai suggests advanced fertility treatments that help hopeful mothers to conceive and give birth to a healthy baby. There are several processes like medicinal, surgical, or assisted conception, that can be experimented with to treat infertility. Treatments like IVF, ICSI, etc. are proven to be quite effective in helping willing parents to get pregnant.

Advanced Infertility treatments:

There are 3 types of fertility treatment in Mumbai. Let us learn about the treatments.

1. Medicines

The first stage of treatment is done by medicines. If the issue is minor, specialists suggest medicines. Here are the commonly used medicines.

  • Clomifene- This helps in ovulation if a woman doesn’t ovulate monthly or at all.
  • Tamoxifen- This is used for the same purpose as clomifene.
  • Metformin- This is presc

0 18 May 2021
Cystocele and Rectocele Repair Surgery in Mumbai

Cystocele is the fall or prolapse of the bladder into the woman’s vagina from its usual anatomical position. Though all the organs in the pelvic region are put in place by muscles or ligaments, these tissues may weaken over time due to certain factors causing Cystocele. A bulge in the vagina, urination difficulty, frequent urination, vaginal pain or pressure, painful sexual intercourse, inability to stand or walk a long time, urine leakage during physical activity coughing sneezing are some of the common symptoms suffered by patients who often consult gynaecologist, Dr Neelima Mantri, for Cystocele treatment in Mumbai. What causes Cystocele? Cystocele in general occurs due to the weakening of the wall that separates the bladder and the vagina. This weakening can happen for a variety of reasons which include:

  • > Repeated childbirth
  • > Heavy weightlifting
  • > Excessive weight gain
  • > Hormone deficiency
  • > Menopause
  • > Prior Hysterectomy
  • > Chronic constipation

Treatment for Cystocele in Mumbai: Mild cases of Cystocele are usually treated using conservative treatment options like physical therapy (Kegel exercises), Pessary, dietary changes and laxatives. , , ,

0 19 April 2021
Myomectomy – Abdominal Fibroids Treatment in Mumbai

Myomectomy is a surgical treatment that is performed to remove the fibroids while successfully preserving the uterus and other reproductive organs. It is one of the best fibroid treatment options in Mumbai for women who want to get rid of the fibroids without dampening their chances of bearing children. Laparoscopic myomectomy, hysteroscopic myomectomy, and abdominal myomectomy – many types of Myomectomy procedures are performed by gynaecologists in Mumbai based on the size, number and location of the fibroids. In this blog here we are going to help you know about abdominal myomectomy treatment in Mumbai – its procedure, post-operative condition, results, risks, and strategies for successful recovery. Read on: Abdominal Myomectomy Treatment in Mumbai: Also known as open myomectomy, an abdominal myomectomy is a major open surgery procedure that utilizes regular incision to remove the fibroids. A small cut is made near the pubes or bikini line to enter the abdomen through which the uterus is injected with medication to reduce the bloodless, by narrowing the blood vessels. A fibroid is then cut and shelled out following which the surgeon sews up the defects using dissolvable stitches. A typical abdominal myomectomy procedure l