21 July 2021

Adolescent gynaecology

Clinical Women

Dr Terri Foran and Dr Rebecca Deans discuss what’s normal and what’s not.


  • The causes of vulvovaginal irritation in the prepubertal girl
  • Puberty – what’s normal, what’s not
  • How long can irregular cycles be considered normal after menarche
  • When should we investigate menstrual pain in an adolescent

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Dr Rebecca Deans, consultant gynaecologist; Paediatric and adolescent gynaecologist, Royal Hospital for Women and Sydney Children’s Hospital

Total time: 14 mins

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