What’s the difference between a gynecologist and a urologist?
Gynecology is a branch of medicine that treats female genital diseases. A gynecologist is responsible for treating a woman’s reproductive health, whereas a urologist treats both women and men and helps to resolve the urinary system and male genital system problems.
What are the circumstances in which I should contact a gynecologist?
A gynecologist is required to perform preventive examinations and provide consultations and should be consulted in cases of genital inflammation to help select an appropriate contraceptive option. The gynecology helps sector helps in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility, during pregnancy, gynecologists perform ultrasonography, pregnancy prevention, as well as helping women during the postnatal period, before and after menopause, in cases of urinary incontinence, as well as when it is necessary to improve the beauty and comfort of the intimate zone.
What are the circumstances in which I should contact a urologist?
A urologist helps to solve problems related to urinary tract infections, urinary incontinence, prostate diseases, male infertility problems, testicular diseases, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases, male vasectomy, as well as kidney stone diseases and early diagnosis of kidney, bladder and urinary tract tumor cases.
What happens during the visit?
During the visit, the gynecologist or urologist will ask the patient about his or her complaints, state of health, previous illnesses and the operations that he or she has undergone, if any. When going for a visit, it is advisable to bring along excerpts from previously performed analyzes, examinations, if any (ultrasonography, biopsy, etc.). Each patient’s case is individual, so the doctor will recommend the best diagnostic method to clarify the diagnosis. An examination can also be performed during the visit. It is vital for every patient to find a gynecologist or urologist they can depend on and trust.
How much does a visit to a gynecologist or urologist cost?
In terms of price, consultations depend on the chosen service and the additional services required. A visit to a specialist (gynecologist or urologist) usually costs from EUR 35 to EUR 50. However, one should bear in mind that additional tests may also be required. For example, a visit to a gynecologist and ultrasonography can costs around EUR 75.
Where can I find contact information to ask a question?
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