Gyno Gab Jargon
ASCUS-H—atypical squamous cells that cannot rule out a high grade change.
ASC-US—atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance; a change of the Pap smear cells that is too subtle to be diagnosed as any particular condition.
Bacterial Vaginosis—discharge, odor, overgrowth of common vaginal bacteria.
CAH—Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia; an adrenal disorder leading to abnormal male hormone levels.
CC—Clomiphene Citrate; used for ovulation.
Mirena—a medicated intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD).
SPROM—Spontaneous Rupture of Membranes before active labor.
Ultrasound—a visualization of an organ with the use of reflective sound waves.
Vaginal Hysterectomy—removing the whole uterus with an operation performed through the vagina.
Vulvodynia—A condition of external vulvar pain and/or burning.