Age 37 – Day 8

Age 37 – Day 8

Age 37 – Day 8 This is the cervix of a 37 year old woman who has had 4 children vaginally. She is currently trying to conceive her 5th.   Age 37 – Day 8Os is wider due to previous vaginal births; some white cervical...
Age 29 – Day 16

Age 29 – Day 16

Age 29 – Day 16 This woman is 29 years old and typically has a 29 day cycle. She had a vaginal birth 6 years ago (note os is more of a slit than a hole) and has no history of STDs. This photo was taken on day 16 and she thinks she is ovulating. She is taking...
Age 26 – Day 2

Age 26 – Day 2

Age 26 – Day 2 This is a photo of a woman’s cervix from day two of her 28 day cycle. She has never been pregnant or had any STIs. You can see the darker red cells around her os is ectropion as the cells lining the endocervical canal have grown onto the surface...
Age 25 – Pregnancy & Postpartum

Age 25 – Pregnancy & Postpartum

Age 25 – Pregnancy & Postpartum This is the cervix of a 25 years old woman pregnant with her first child. She has no history of gynecological surgeries, though she did have annual pap smears between ages 15 and 24, which always had normal results. She took...
Age 25 – 6 weeks Postpartum

Age 25 – 6 weeks Postpartum

Age 25 – 6 weeks Postpartum This photo was taken at this woman’s six week postpartum visit with her midwife.  She bled (called lochia) for three weeks postpartum as her uterus involuted, or regained its pre-pregnancy shape. She is now at six weeks, she is having...