Overweight with a fat distribution generally characteristic of a woman, with the largest accumulation around the hips.
- Gynecoid pelvis
The gynecoid pelvis is one that is generally characteristic of a woman in its bone structure and therefore its shape. Gynecoid means like a woman, womanly, female. The gynecoid pelvis is more delicate, wider than, and not as high as the male pelvis. The angle of the female pubic arch is wide and round. The […]
- Gynecologic oncologist
A physician who specializes in treating cancers of the female reproductive organs.
A physician who specializes in treating diseases of the female reproductive organs and providing well-woman health care that focuses primarily on the reproductive organs.
The branch of medicine that is particularly concerned with the health of the female organs of ‘reproduction.
Excessive development of the male breasts. Temporary enlargement of the breasts is not unusual or abnormal in boys during adolescence or during recovery from malnutrition. Gynecomastia may be abnormal as, for example, in Klinefelter’s syndrome.