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Adolescents

Multidisciplinary care led from Gynaecology, which treats diseases and disorders that occur in adolescence.

A multidisciplinary unit that is led from Gynaecology. It involves the joint work of specialists from different departments, Endocrinology, Mental Health and other paediatric specialties that may play a role in each specific case.

Specialties

Menstrual disorders

We offer treatment and counselling for the most common disorders: premenstrual syndrome and pain that occurs during menstruation (dysmenorrhea).

It is not covered by public health

Polycystic ovary syndrome

We perform good follow-up and treatment to minimise risks (changes in the menstrual cycle, cysts on the ovaries and often - but not always - difficulty getting pregnant).

It is not covered by public health

Vulvar and vulvovaginal infections

In the course of their lives, 75% of women experience an episode of vulvovaginitis. Candidal vulvovaginitis (vaginal yeast infection) is the most prevalent.

It is not covered by public health

Early puberty

Early puberty is due to early exposure to women's hormone levels. We offer specialised professional treatment and counselling.

It is not covered by public health

Late puberty

Late puberty is defined as a lack of pubertal onset at 13 years of age in girls. We offer specialised professional treatment and counselling.

It is not covered by public health

Breast disease

Most breast disorders occur as benign nodules, but it is important to identify their nature to be able to treat malignant disease early.

It is not covered by public health

Hirsutism

This is excessive hair growth in women according to a masculine distribution pattern. It is a disorder that affects approximately 10% of women of childbearing age.

It is not covered by public health

SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital is your hospital

We are specialists in women's health from adolescence and have professionals from other hospital departments to offer the best care to our young patients.

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