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...
Age 28 – Pregnant

Age 28 – Pregnant

Age 28 – Pregnant This is the cervix of a woman currently pregnant with her second child. She has no history of STDs and has had normal pap smears. Three years ago, she had a cesarean delivery for her first baby due to a complex posterior presentation. During...
Age 25 – Pregnant & Ectropion

Age 25 – Pregnant & Ectropion

Age 25 – Pregnant & Ectropion This is the cervix of a 25 year old pregnant woman during pregnancy. She has had two vaginal homebirths before this pregnancy, the last almost two years ago. You can see that she has an ectropion cervix. The red area you’ll see...
Age 25 – IUD & Ectropion, most of cycle

Age 25 – IUD & Ectropion, most of cycle

Age 25 – IUD & Ectropion, most of cycle This is the cervix of a 25 year old who has never been pregnant and has no history of STIs. After an abnormal pap smear eight years ago, she had a punch biopsy on her cervix. The results were negative for malignant...