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Obstetrics & Gynaecology

The obstetrics and gynaecology department of Northern railway central hospital provides wide range of services to ensure quality health care to women .We believe in nurturing every stage of womens life. Our hospital excels in Adolescent gynaecology , High risk pregnancy care, Family planning services, Minimally invasive surgeries, Urogynaecology ,Gynae oncology and menopausal care. Maternal mortality rate and infant mortality rate of our hospital are comparable to western standards.

The facilities available are

  1. Care and delivery of normal and high risk pregnancies

  2. Prenatal care and counseling

  3. Antepartum and intrapartum foetal surveillance
  4. Adolescent care and counseling

  5. Cancer screening and vaccination

  6. Medical abortions,contraceptive advice and family planning procedures

  7. Abdominal, vaginal,urogynacological and cancer surgeries

  1. Laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgeries

  2. Follicular monitoring and IUI

  3. Early pregnancy scan

  4. Medical management of endometrioses , fibroid uterus , ectopic pregnancy

  5. Hormone replacement therapy

  6. Complete work up of both partners with infertility and recurrent pregnancy losses

  7. Counselling regarding prenatal investigations and procedures


  1. When should I schedule my first antenatal visit?

    As  soon as you miss your period or positive with urine pregnancy test.

  2. What medications should I take when get pregnant?

    You should take Tab. folic acid 5mg daily up to 16 weeks and then iron and

    Calcium  till delivery and can  continue it up to 6 months after the delivery.

  3. Is it safe to travel during  pregnancy ?

  4. It is usually safe to travel during the pregnancy up to 35  weeks . One should avoid jerky rides throughout the pregnancy.

  5. Is it safe to have sex during  pregnancy ?

    For most women , there is no medical reason not to have sex during pregnancy ,unless your pregnancy is classified as high risk or

    If there are any safety concerns you can have sex without fear of harming your baby

  6. Is it safe to exercise during  pregnancy ?

    It is safe to exercise in moderation during pregnancy  unless your doctor advice against it .

  7. Can Cu-T  be inserted immediately after delivery ?

    Yes it can be inserted immediately after the CAESAREAN delivery unless there is any complication.

  8. What are the warning signs during the pregnancy period ?

    1. swelling of legs/body

    2. breathlessness

    3. bleeding /leaking per vaginum.

    4. loss of fetal movements or decreased fetal movements

    5. vomiting /headache/fever etc

    6. pain abdomen

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

  • Most of the high risk cases are managed successfully with good outcomes

  • Maternal mortality and infant mortality comparable to western standards

  • Pre-conceptional counseling and antenatal screening done to optimize pregnancy outcome


  • IUI (intrauterine insemination) done at NRCH with 20-30% successful pregnancy outcomes

  • Only cases which require IVF are being referred because of lack of infrastructure

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Scope of minimally invasive surgeries has increased and newer surgeries performed

  • Laparoscopic myomectomy done for large fibroids in unmarried girls

  • Sacrospinous fixation done

  • Many hysteroscopic septoplasty being done

  • All modalities of treatment are being offered to cancer patients except for radiotherapy (referred) due to lack of infrastructure