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Thinking about cosmetic surgery? | Labia Library

Labia Library - Thinking about cosmetic surgery? - For women who are considering genital cosmetic surgery, it is important to be fully informed about the risks versus benefits.

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Spina Bifida - Bladder Management and Spina Bifida | The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

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How we became a family using donor sperm | VARTA

Listen to Angie and Greg talk about how important it is to talk to children about how they became a family using donor sperm.

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Alport Syndrome

Alport Syndrome is a genetic disorder which causes problems with type IV collagen formation in the body.

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Reasons for Miscarriage | Red Nose

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Gout - Lab Tests Online AU

Gout is a condition caused by uric acid crystals forming in the body. When the crystals deposit in joints, inflammation results in severe pain, especially in the feet. The most frequently affected joint is the big toe but gout can also occur in the hands, wrists, knees and feet. During these attacks, uric acid deposits may build up in cartilage, tendons and other soft tissues. They may also form lumps called tophi under the skin and may accumulate in the kidneys causing kidney stones and kidney damage.

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An episiotomy is a procedure performed during labour where a small cut is made to widen your vagina to assist with the delivery of your baby.

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FSH - Lab Tests Online AU

To evaluate the function of your pituitary gland which regulates the hormones that control your reproductive system

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LH - Lab Tests Online AU

To evaluate the function of your pituitary gland, which regulates the hormones that control your reproductive system.

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Semen analysis - Lab Tests Online AU

To investigate the health of your reproductive organs if your partner is having trouble becoming pregnant, or after a vasectomy to determine if the operation was successful

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