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what is the difference between a graves and a pederson's speculum for gynaecological examination?

pederson's speculum is the same length as grave's speculum but narrower, so used in nulliparous/non-sexually active women

grave's speculum comes in 3 sizes


what are some causes for an acute abdomen in a young woman of reproductive age?

ovarian torsion
ectopic pregnancy rupture

?ovarian cyst rupture/haemorrhage