Such statements are not uncommon to hear. Going through gynaec procedures can be a harrowing experience and patients often rightly complain that their discomfort is treated with indifference. This practice has been going on for so long that it has now become a norm for patients to suffer silently and accept the discomforts that are often part of conventional gynaec practices.
Though the times are changing, there is still a large area of medical practices that follows outdated techniques. What is needed is not only adoption of new technology but also complete rethinking of medical treatments.