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Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease

Print ISSN
1089-2591
Electronic ISSN
1526-0976
Impact factor
1.273
Publisher
Gale
URL
http://journals.lww.com/jlgtd
Usage rank
9319
Article count
732
Free count
7
Free percentage
0.00956284
PDFs via platforms
Gale, LWW, and Ovid from 2001

  1. Use of a simple visual distraction to reduce pain and anxiety in patients undergoing colposcopy.

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 18(4):317 (2014) PMID 24977629

    We hypothesized that a passive visual distraction would reduce pain and anxiety among women undergoing colposcopy. We assessed the association between exposure to a passive visual distraction during colposcopy and procedure-related pain and anxiety using a nonrandomized intervention design. Women pr...
  2. Hysterectomy for abnormal cervical smear when local excision is not possible.

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 18(3):235 (2014) PMID 24270199

    To review the outcomes of those women who underwent hysterectomy because of an abnormal cervical smear where local excision was considered technically not possible. A retrospective chart review was performed for all women who had hysterectomy at a university-affiliated hospital, carried out during t...
  3. 2011 ISSVD Terminology and classification of vulvar dermatological disorders: an approach to clinical diagnosis.

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 16(4):339 (2012) PMID 22622341

    The study aimed to formulate an easy clinical approach that may be used by clinicians of all backgrounds to diagnose vulvar dermatological disorders. The International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease appointed a committee with multinational members from the fields of dermatology, gynec...
  4. Mucosal lichen planus, a systemic disease requiring multidisciplinary care: a cross-sectional clinical review from a multidisciplinary pers...

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 16(4):377 (2012) PMID 22622344

    This study aimed to emphasize the importance of seeing mucosal lichen planus (LP) as a systemic disease and not an isolated oral or genital disease and to analyze the proportion of thyroid antibodies among patients with multimucosal LP. All patients examined by the authors and diagnosed with mucosal...
  5. Cream with cutaneous fibroblast lysate for the treatment of provoked vestibulodynia: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled crossover...

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 16(4):427 (2012) PMID 22968058

    Is treatment of provoked localized vulvodynia with cutaneous lysate skin cream containing human cytokines effective? This is a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized crossover trial with a study and a placebo cream applied twice daily for 3 months, 1-week washout, followed by a 3-month crossover...
  6. A cost-effectiveness analysis of anal cancer screening in HIV-positive women.

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 16(3):275 (2012) PMID 22227844

    Our objective was to determine whether anal cancer screening in HIV+ women is cost-effective. A Markov model analysis of 100 HIV+ women was constructed. All women had a CD4 count less than 200 and were assumed to be on antiretrovirals. Rates of AIN were based on previous studies. Progression rates w...
  7. Lichen sclerosus: a 5-year follow-up after topical, subdermal, or combined therapy.

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 16(3):271 (2012) PMID 22258061

    We compared the results of a weekly topical application of high-potency steroid (HPS) with a combined HPS and monthly anesthetic/steroid subdermal injection (ASI). Outcomes were timed to achieve pruritus-free status, the number of symptomatic recurrences, and patient satisfaction with therapy. Fifty...
  8. Presenting features of pyometra including an increase in iatrogenic causes.

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 15(4):316 (2011) PMID 21811177

    A retrospective case series of 14 patients were diagnosed with pyometra for 10 years at our hospital. We reported iatrogenic causes, such as radiofrequency or uterine artery embolization, and other pyometra causes in our hospital to provide guidance for diagnosis by a gynecologist.
  9. Risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2+ among women with a history of previous treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: ASCUS...

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 15(1):11 (2011) PMID 21192170 PMCID PMC3051393

    The objective of the current study was to describe outcomes among women with low-grade abnormalities on cervical cytology screening in the setting of previous excisional or ablative treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN). Study participants were recruited into the Study to Understand...
  10. The impact of a multidisciplinary conference in the management of cervical cytological and histological abnormalities: a university hospital...

    Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 14(3):215 (2010) PMID 20592557

    This study evaluates the impact of a cytology-colposcopy correlation conference (CCCC) on the management of preinvasive cervical lesions in a university hospital. This is a retrospective analysis of 130 consecutive cases from the colposcopy clinic at our University Health Center that were presented...