In , a year-old girl living in the small southern African nation of Lesotho came to local doctors with all the symptoms of a woman in labor. But the doctors were quickly puzzled because, upon examination, she didn't have a vagina. Even the year-old girl could not believe she was pregnant. Yet by looking at her records the hospital staff realized the young woman was in the hospital days earlier with a knife wound to her stomach.
They occur while she is growing in her mother's womb. Female reproductive organs include the vagina , ovaries, uterus, and cervix. A baby starts to develop its reproductive organs between weeks 4 and 5 of pregnancy. This continues until the 20th week of pregnancy. The development is a complex process. Many things can affect this process.
Developmental disorders of the female genital tract
Patients are required to wear masks and practice physical distancing in our waiting rooms and offices. To learn more about what we are doing to keep you safe during in-office appointments, click here. Genital warts are soft, fleshy, small growths on the skin.
Jump to content. Top of the page Check Your Symptoms. Many women experience abnormal vaginal bleeding or spotting between periods sometime in their lives. Vaginal bleeding is considered to be abnormal if it occurs:. Abnormal vaginal bleeding has many possible causes.