• cervix
  • Cervical stenosis may be present from birth or may be caused by other factors: Surgical procedures performed on the cervix such as colposcopy, cone biopsy, or a cryosurgery procedure Trauma to the cervix Repeated vaginal infections Atrophy of the cervix after menopause Cervical cancer Radiation Cervical nabothian cysts Treatment of cervical stenosis involves opening or widening the cervical canal. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • What are the risk factors for dysmenorrhea? (uchospitals.edu)
  • A low level of social support is an important risk factor in women for dysmenorrhea or menstrual cramps. (wikipedia.org)
  • The risk factors for surgery were examined via Cox proportional hazard analysis, and the difference in incidence of surgery between CM users and nonusers was compared using incidence rate ratios (IRRs) derived from Poisson's models. (hindawi.com)
  • And a new study pinpoints stroke risk factors unique to females. (drugs.com)
  • Although traditionally COPD research has focused on health outcomes related to risk factors, compliance, comorbid psychological and physical conditions, and treatment interventions, a growing body of research suggests religious and spiritual factors may play an equally important role in health outcomes for several medical conditions, including pulmonary disease. (unt.edu)
  • Risk factors include obesity, high blood pressure and a history of cervical polyps. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other risk factors include certain antiseizure medications, obesity, and poorly controlled diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Part of this difference is believed to be due to race - with Caucasians at higher risk - and partly due to environmental factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk factors include having a family history of the condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • severity
  • COPD is a largely preventable disease due to the lifestyle factors that heavily contribute to disease onset and severity. (unt.edu)
  • Treatment
  • A better understanding of the relative contribution of various pathological, social, and psychological factors 18 would be helpful in clinical evaluation as well as in the development of prevention and treatment strategies. (bmj.com)
  • often
  • These cases are most often seen in association with other factors such as rapid dose escalations or withdrawal from other medications. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychological factors
  • A previous meta-analysis summarised the evidence on social and psychological factors, 18 but language restrictions in its search and lack of quality assessment of the studies included 19 potentially limit the strength of its inferences. (bmj.com)
  • lower
  • Several factors account for typical use effectiveness being lower than perfect use effectiveness: mistakes on the part of those providing instructions on how to use the method mistakes on the part of the user conscious user non-compliance with instructions. (wikipedia.org)