Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease
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- Gale, LWW, and Ovid from 2001
Vulvar hemangioma is an extremely rare pathology in adult women causing sexual dysfunction, pain, and cosmetic problems requiring therapeutic intervention. We present a case of an isolated giant vulvar cavernous hemangioma with a 2-year history that macroscopically seemed to be a vulvar varicosi...
Advances in screening and diagnosis make it increasingly possible to prevent cervical cancer. However, if misused or poorly understood, these new tools will only increase costs and potentially harm patients without benefit. As a framework for standardized care that maximizes patient safety and w...
The Home Study Course is intended for the practicing colposcopist or practitioner who is seeking to develop or enhance his/her colposcopic skills. The goal of the course is to present colposcopic cases that are unusual or instructive in terms of appearance, presentation, or management or that de...
Genital hyperesthesia is more recognized in women but may affect men. We report both a female and a male patient in whom caffeine intake was associated with genital hyperesthesia.
To describe presenting characteristics and outcomes after a diagnosis of vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia (VAIN). Histologically confirmed cases of VAIN identified colposcopically after abnormal cytology were reviewed retrospectively. VAIN 1 was managed with observation, office loop excision, o...
Chronic infections with high-risk human papilloma virus (HPV) have been established to cause cervical cancer. The causal pathogenesis of cervical carcinoma is believed to be the result of the proliferation of one or, at most, a few HPV-transformed cells. So far, it has not been possible to ident...
To evaluate the prevalence of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 2 or worse among women undergoing cone biopsy for CIN 1, stratified by colposcopic adequacy. A cross-sectional cohort study was performed using a colposcopic database of 3,004 women seen between August 1999 and December 2005....