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Causes of Lower Abdominal Pain 

Abdominal pain is a frequent problem faced by every woman. Lower abdominal pain occurs due to many factors. It can be categorized as lower left abdominal pain and lower right abdominal pain. Let us understand the causes of lower abdominal pain.


By eating more than required or consuming gas-producing foods there are chances that you might face severe lower abdominal pain for a period of time. However, it is not a serious issue to worry about.


When the tissue that lines inside the uterus grows outside the uterus. It causes abdominal pains and often leas to infertility

Colon Bacteria

Disruption of bacteria in the colon can cause lower abdominal pain which needs to be treated by the doctor. By taking proper medication you can get rid of the bacteria in the colon.

Kidney Stones

Stones in the kidney are mostly due to a lack of drinking water and eating unhealthy foods. You need to consult a doctor to treat this issue

Menstrual Cramps

It is common in women to feel pain in the lower abdomen during the menstrual period. Usually menstrual. You need to consult the doctor if your cramps are severe.

Ovarian Cyst

A sac with fluid that is present on the surface of the ovary is called an ovarian cyst. Internal bleeding may occur with cyst ruptures.

If you are suffering occur from lower abdominal pain too often or if you would like to know more information about it consult Dr.Sarah Hussain, an experienced London gynecologist.


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Heavy bleeding

Treatment for Heavy Menstrual bleeding

Most of the women suffer from heavy bleeding during their periods. This might seem like a normal problem but it has a very significant impact on a women’s life. Their Iron level drops drastically with continuous bleeding and becomes weak with time. It is important to take proper treatment. Let us understand the treatment for heavy menstrual bleeding.

The treatment is based on many factors like 

  • Future plans of childbearing 
  • The lifestyle of the person
  • The severity of the condition
  • Overall health
  • Medical history
  • Tolerance of the person to the medication

Certain medication for menorrhagia(heavy bleeding)

  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Oral progesterone
  • Hormonal IUD
  • Tranexamic acid
  • Oral contraceptives

Procedures for treating menorrhagia

  • Uterine artery embolization
  • Myomectomy
  • Endometrial resection
  • Focused ultrasound surgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • Dilation and curettage
  • Endometrial ablation

In case you are one among people who suffer from heavy bleeding during periods visit Dr Sarah Hussain for a better consultation. She is one of the most experienced London gynaecologists and you can take an appointment to clarify any of your doubts regarding Gynecol issues.


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Heavy menstrual bleeding

Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Causes and Signs

Women with benign hefty menstrual bleeding have the option of plenty of medical treatment choices to lessen their blood loss and improve quality of life. The clinician role is to provide information to facilitate women in making an appropriate choice. Miserably, many options can be associated with hormonal side effects, prevention of fertility and lack of efficiency, leading to discontinuation and progression to surgical interventions. In some cases where the bleeding has been hefty and prolonged, it can lead to other worrying symptoms of massive volume blog loss such as shortness of breath, fatigue and palpitations.

Many menorrhagias sufferers are trying to manage and control their symptoms as the best they can with vitamin and iron supplements, or try one of the many different drug treatments that are available to reduce the bleeding. For example, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories, oral contraceptives, progestin, GnRH agonist, a Mirena coil and Danazol. Some of the women may seek procedures like endometrial ablation or even more severe steps such as Hysterectomy.

Causes of Heavy bleeding

  • Uterine related problems: Many issues fall under this, such as:
      • Growths or tumours on the uterus called fibroids or polyps
      • Uterus cancer or cervix
      • Certain birth control types like an intrauterine device
      • Problems related to pregnancy
  • Hormone-related problems
  • Illnesses or disorders
    • Bleeding related disorders or platelet function disorder
    • Nonbleeding associated disorders such as liver, kidney, or thyroid disease, pelvic inflammatory disease and cancer.
  • In addition to the above specific drugs like aspirin will also cause heavy bleeding. Doctors were not able to identify the cause of the heavy bleeding in half of all women who have this issue. If your gynaecologist has not found the cause of heavy bleeding during your routine visit, then it will be useful to get tested for a bleeding disorder.  


If you are facing the problem of menorrhagia, then these are the signs that you need to check:

  • During the menstrual flow, the number of pads soaked in every hour or several hours in a row.
  • Required to double up on pads to regulate your menstrual flow.
  • Required to change pads or tampons during the night.
  • Menstrual periods are lasting more than seven days.
  • Blood clots during menstrual flow in the size of a quarter or more significant.
  • Oppressive menstrual flow that keeps you from doing the things you would typically do.
  • Continual pain in the lower stomach during your periods.
  • Are weak, energy lack, or breath short.


Heavy bleeding(Menorrhagia) is the most common issues women reporting to their doctors. It affects more than 10 million American women each year. 

Are you facing the menorrhagia? Consult our gynaecologist, Mrs Sarah Hussain one of the top leading consultant gynaecologist at London. Contact us for an appointment. 

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Private Consultant Gynaecologist in London

Well Women Check Ups at Private Consultant Gynaecologist in London

Maintaining regular health checkup with your private consultant gynaecologist is a good thing to consider for every woman to have a better life. Many women will have an annual health check with their consultant gynaecologist as the role of their disease prevention strategy. Mrs. Sarah Hussain is one of the top leading private consultant gynaecologists in London has 32 years of experience in dealing with gynecology issues. Visit our Consultant Gynaecologist at London to discuss various problems related to women health such as:

  • Pelvic floor disorders 
  • Urinary/fecal incontinence
  • Uterine and Vaginal Prolapse
  • Vaginoplasty
  • Painful Bladder syndrome
  • Abnormal Menstrual Bleeding
  • Post-Menopausal Bleeding
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Ectopic 
  • HRT and menopause
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Premenstrual Tension
  • Vaginal Discharge

Mrs. Sarah Hussain will provide you with the best suggestions about the three primary cancers in Women such as Cervix, Ovary, and Breast. During the consultation, she will take a detailed record and may also take cervical smears, arrange blood tests, perform ultrasound scans, and Mammograms. She may also suggest that women undergo bone density scanning to check for osteoporosis.

  • Smear test
  • Full blood count
  • Pituitary function
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Bone density
  • Kidney and liver function tests
  • PCO profile
  • Hormone Profile

Once the private gynaecologist has completed the physical examination, there will be a final opportunity to discuss with your consultant private gynaecologist for any other additional questions or concerns you may have. Your private gynaecologist is an honest and trustworthy source of information. So do not be embarrassed to ask any topics relating to your gynic health. Mrs. Sarah Hussain will abide by strict confidentiality agreements. She maintains strict privacy for the information you share with her. Regular visits to the gynaecologist are vital to ensure and maintain optimal women health.

For further information, or to get an appointment, please click here.

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Hormone replacement therapy for menopause

Hormone replacement therapy for menopause

During menopause in order to maintain hormone balance in women HRT is used. It is also known as menopausal hormone therapy this can help overcome the symptoms of menopause. There are several types of HRT

Types of HRT

  • Estrogen-only HRT
  • Cyclical, or sequential HRT
  • Continuous HRT
  • Long-cycle HRT
  • Local estrogen

Here are few points to know about HRT

  • It can help to keep the skin young but it cannot delay the process of aging for a long time
  • Before going for HRT the physician needs to know your medical history
  • HRT can reduce anxiety issues, hot flashes, stress, vaginal dryness, sleep problems, and other menopause effects

Advantages of HRT

  • Prevents skin aging
  • Reduces the risk of heart attack
  • Improves muscle function
  • Lowers the mortality rate in postmenopausal women.

Who should not use HRT

People with the following medical history should not opt for HRT

  • Migraines
  • Blood clots
  • Heart diseases
  • Breast cancer

For understanding more about hormone replacement therapy for menopause, consult the experience London gynecologist Dr.Sarah Hussain and get your queries clarified. 


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