The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Gynaecology - Acute Gynaecology

  • Bartholin’s cyst and abscess

    Bartholin’s cyst and abscess

    This leaflet is for women with a cyst or abscess of the Bartholin’s gland.

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  • Ectopic pregnancy

    Ectopic pregnancy

    This booklet explains ectopic pregnancy.

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  • Miscarriage


    This booklet explains the options for the management of miscarriage. This is probably a very difficult and distressing time for you. Our staff are here to help and support you.

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  • Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)

    Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)

    The purpose of this leaflet is to explain what pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is, how women get it and how it is treated / followed up.

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  • Pregnancy of unknown location

    Pregnancy of unknown location

    This leaflet is relevant to you if you have had a confirmed positive pregnancy test and an ultrasound scan of your pelvis (lower part of your stomach) which did not show any evidence of a pregnancy developing in the womb.
    It may be confusing to get this result so this leaflet should help to explain what this means and what happens next.

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  • Vaginal bleeding and pelvic pain in early pregnancy

    Vaginal bleeding and pelvic pain in early pregnancy

    Your scan has confirmed that you have an early pregnancy developing in your womb. The aim of this leaflet is to:
    Give an explanation for why you may have had abdominal (stomach) pain and/or vaginal bleeding during this pregnancy.

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