Gynecology & Obstetrics

Gynecology & Obstetrics
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-0932

Neha Garg

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, JJM Medical College, Davangere, Karnataka, India

  • Research Article   
    Clinical Study of Tranexamic Acid in Treatment of Cervical Ectopy-An Institutional Experience
    Author(s): Neha Garg*

    Background: Cervical ectopy is a common entity among women attending gynaecological OPD for various complaints which itself could be the cause or present otherwise. The treatment modalities currently available are electrocoagulation, cry cauterization, laser cauterization, and drug treatment. Most of these procedures require a high learning curve, associated with side-effects, and are costly. Furthermore, routine treatment for ectopy has long been debated and there are no current guidelines for the same. Tranexamic acid, with its easy applicability, availability, and minimal costs could be an effective alternative. Objective: To evaluate the therapeutic effectiveness and safety of topical tranexamic acid for the treatment of cervix erosion. Methodology: A total of 75 cases of cervical erosion were taken who satisfi.. Read More»

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