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Relevant and thoughtful advice based on a broad and deep expertise developed over many years.

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Helpful guides and information leaflets

At Cambridge Gynaecology Centre, we understand that getting appropriate information in relation to your condition and operation are vital. The following provide a useful resource of balanced information covering many areas. If you do not find the appropriate leaflet, please let us know and we will endeavour to get the appropriate information for you.


The leaflets are listed in alphabetic order and can be downloaded in PDF format:


Abdominal hysterectomy

Alternatives to HRT

Cervical screening, cervical smears




Heavy periods (menorrhagia) 

HPV vaccination 



Laparoscopic hysterectomy 

Managing premenstrual syndrome (PMS) 

Medical terms explained 

Mirena IUS 

Painful periods

Pelvic floor exercises (Kegels)

Pelvic floor repair

Pelvic inflammatory disease

Pelvic organ prolapse 

Pelvic pain 

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) 

Vaginal hysterectomy 

Vulval pain 


Articles of general interest written by Mr Shafi

Ask the doctor; period (menstruation) problems (2012)

Ask the doctor; gynaecological cancer (2012)

Gynaecological health and ovarian cancer (2008)

Developments in gynaecological oncology (2007)