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gynecology

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Definition the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases of women — especially those of the reproductive organs
  • Testing for STDs is not automatically included in a gynecological exam.
  • She asked the gynecologist why her periods were irregular.
  • a specialist in obstetrics and gynecology
  • Your gynecologist has no test for what she was pregnant with.
    Thomas Pynchon  --  The Crying of Lot 49
  • What are you, my gynecologist?
    Jay Asher  --  Thirteen Reasons Why
  • Oof, girl, the annual gynecologist!
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Amanda stopped with a look of horror when they came to the door of the operating room: she had seen the instruments and the gynecological table.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • "I feel like a gynecologist looking at this mess," Tradd said as the act continued toward its wild, concupiscent finale.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Shershah Syed, a prominent gynecologist in Karachi, says that he frequently treats young girls from the slums after rapes.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Some months later, Lisa ran off again while she was being taken to a gynecology consult at the Mass.
    Susanna Kaysen  --  Girl Interrupted
  • He imagined his project for women—gynecological services, health education, and family planning—to reduce local maternal mortality.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • "Tell her she'll need a cesarean!" a drunk gynecologist had said to her husband while they waited for their change at the gas station.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • They made her go to a gynecologist, with Janet calling and then Marian calling, women of the world hooray.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • After Marley had given the poodle a full gynecological examination, Jenny was able to drag him back into place.
    John Grogan  --  Marley & Me
  • The head gynecologist came out of Tonia's ward through the narrow lobby separating it from the corridor.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • Memorizing of gynecology, of ophthalmology, till his mind was burnt raw.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • I'm friendly with a prominent gynecologist.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • They went to see a gynecologist and discovered that Deanna's fallopian tubes had been scarred and that having a child was impossible.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Message in a Bottle
  • She chose obstetrics and gynecology instead of his field, internal medicine.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • She, in comparison, looked like a woman getting a gynecological exam.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter

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