Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology Department Outline

Gynecology Clinic
Child & Adolescent Gynecology

Call center

210 618 4000
Anatomy of the genitalia in childhood & adolescence, identification of their differences and assessment of the importance of these variations

Estrogen-dependent changes in the genitalia, from the neonatal period to the end of puberty

Female puberty, precocious puberty & its variations, as well as delayed puberty

Differentiation of genitalia during puberty, including secondary sexual characteristics, physical growth with accelerated height gain, and bone maturation.

Special pediatric gynecological examination of children and adolescent girls. In which cases a Pap smear, the detection & typing of the human papillomavirus (HPV DNA test) or a colposcopy is necessary. Information, reassurance and avoidance of overtreatment

Assessment and interpretation of ultrasound findings and MRI results, to investigate pediatric & adolescent gynecological problems

Evaluation of hormone levels and hormone testing results

Examination of newborns with ambiguous genitalia

Pediatric & adolescent vulvovaginitis, dermatological diseases, vaginal foreign body.

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) & pelvic inflammatory disease during childhood & adolescence

Labial adhesion of labia minora. Conservative and rare need for surgical treatment

Vaginal bleeding in girls during childhood

Menstrual cycle, physiology and disorders in adolescence

Dysfunctional uterine bleeding in adolescence

Primary, secondary amenorrhea, oligomenorrhea, investigation and treatment

Primary, secondary dysmenorrhea, investigation and treatment

Endometriosis during adolescence, diagnostic particularities and long-term treatment. Which cases require surgical treatment.

Chronic pelvic pain and gynecological assessment in cases of acute abdomen

Primary ovarian insufficiency, early diagnosis and referral for egg or ovarian tissue cryopreservation

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and hyperandrogenism in adolescent girls

Injury of external genitalia of girls during childhood & adolescence. Accidental injury and differential diagnosis of sexual abuse.

Conservative or Laparoscopic treatment of ovarian cysts.

Tumors of the genitalia and ovaries in girls during childhood & adolescence. Investigation and treatment in collaboration with the gynecological oncology department in cases of malignancies.

Fertility preservation after gynecological surgery

Differential diagnosis of vaginal atresia, surgical treatment

Congenital malformations of the female genital tract (Müllerian duct congenital anomalies, vaginal agenesis, concomitant malformations - congenital anomalies of the urinary and gastrointestinal tract)

Disorders of sex differentiation with male incomplete masculinization or female masculinization (Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome, Pure or Mixed Gonadal Dysgenesis Syndromes)

Breast disorders during childhood and adolescence (asymmetry, hypoplasia, tubular breasts, etc.)

Gonadal Dysgenesis (with or without karyotypic anomalies)

Cosmetic operations of female genitalia (labia minora hypertrophy, clitoromegaly, breast deformities)

Sexuality & Sex Education of adolescent girls

Contraception for adolescents

Infertility & Sterility. Fertility after reconstructive surgery for congenital anomalies of the genital tract

Adolescent pregnancy, particularities in monitoring & delivery. Prevention of recurrence

Termination of unwanted pregnancy in adolescence

Gender identity & expression in adolescence. Hormonal & psychological support of transgender (trans) adolescents