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Comprehensive gynecology

Author: Vern L Katz
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. Elsevier Mosby 2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5. edView all editions and formats

Offers access to information on the medical and surgical issues affecting daily gynecology practice.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vern L Katz
ISBN: 0323029515 9780323029513
OCLC Number: 1074496852
Notes: Includes index. - Previous ed.: St. Louis, Mo.; London: Mosby, 2001. - Includes Internet access card
Description: XIII, 1112 S. zahlr. Ill., graph. Darst.
Contents: I. Basic Sciences 1. Fertilization and Embryogenesis - Meiosis, Fertilization, Implantation, Embryonic Development, Sexual Differentiation 2. Reproductive Genetics - Gene Structure, Mutation, Molecular Tools, Types of Inheritance, Counseling Issues, Oncogenes 3. Reproductive Anatomy - Gross and Microscopic, Clinical Correlations 4. Reproductive Endocrinology - Neuroendocrinology, Gonadotrophins, Sex Steroids, Prostaglandins, Ovulation, Menstruation, Hormone Assay 5. Evidence-Based Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology 6. Medical Legal and Ethical Issues II. Comprehensive Evaluation of the Female 7. History, Physical Examination, and Preventive Health Care - General, Gynecologic and Psychosocial History and Examination, Health Care Maintenance, Disease Prevention 8. Differential Diagnosis of Major Gynecologic Problems by Age Groups - Vaginal Bleeding, Pelvic Pain, Pelvic Mass 9. Emotional Aspects of Gynecology - Sexual Dysfunction, Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse, Depression, Grief, Loss 10. Rape, Incest, and Domestic Violence - Discovery, Management, Counseling 11. Diagnostic Procedures - Imaging, Endometrial Sampling, Endoscopy: Indications and Contraindications, Complications III. General Gynecology 12. Congenital Abnormalities of the Female Reproductive Tract - Anomalies of the Vagina, Cervix, Uterus, and Adnexa 13. Pediatric Gynecology - Gynecologic Examination, Infections, Trauma, Pelvic Mass, Precocious Puberty 14. Family Planning - Contraception, Sterilization, and Pregnancy Termination 15. Breast Diseases - Diagnosis and Treatment of Benign and Malignant Disease 16. Spontaneous and Recurrent Abortion - Etiology, Diagnosis, Treatment 17. Ectopic Pregnancy - Etiology, Pathology, Diagnosis, Management, Fertility Prognosis 18. Benign Gynecologic Lesions - Vulva, Vagina, Cervix, Uterus, Oviduct, Ovary 19. Endometriosis - Etiology, Pathology, Diagnosis, Management 20. Anatomic Defects of the Abdominal Wall and Pelvic Floor - Abdominal and Inguinal Hernias, Cystocele, Urethrocele, Enterocele, Rectocele, Uterine and Vaginal Prolapse, and Rectal Incontinence: Diagnosis and Management 21. Urogynecology - Physiology of Micturition, Diagnosis of Voiding Dysfunction and Incontinence: Surgical and Nonsurgical Treatment 22. Infections of the Lower Genital Tract - Vulva, Vagina, Cervix, Toxic Shock Syndrome, HIV Infections 23. Infections of the Upper Genital Tract - Endometriosis, Acute and Chronic Salpingitis 24. Preoperative Counseling and Management - Patient Evaluation, Informed Consent, Infection Prophylaxis, Avoidance of Complications 25. Postoperative Counseling and Management - Fever, Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Thromboembolic, Urinary Tract, Gastrointestinal, Wound, Operative Site, Neurologic Injury, Psychologic Sequelae IV. Gynecologic Oncology 26. Principles of Radiation Therapy and Chemotherapy in Gynecologic Cancer - Basic Principles, Uses, and Complications 27. Immunology and Molecular Oncology in Gynecologic Cancer - Immunologic Response, Cytokines, Tumor Cell Killing and Immunotherapy 28. Intraepithelial Neoplasia of the Lower Genital Tract (Cervix, Vulva) - Etiology, Screening, Diagnostic Techniques, Management 29. Malignant Diseases of the Cervix - Microinvasive and Invasive Carcinoma: Diagnosis and Management 30. Malignant Diseases of the Vulva - Lichen Sclerosus, Intraepithelial Neoplasia, Paget's Disease, Carcinoma 31. Malignant Diseases of the Vagina - Intraepithelial Neoplasia, Carcinoma, Sarcoma 32. Neoplastic Diseases of the Uterus - Endometrial Hyperplasia, Endometrial Carcinoma, Sarcoma: Diagnosis and Management 33. Neoplastic Diseases of the Ovaries - Screening, Benign and Malignant Epithelial and Germ Cell Neoplasms, Sex-Cord Stromal Tumors 34. Neoplastic Diseases of the Fallopian Tubes - Screening, Benign and Malignant Epithelial and Germ Cell Neoplasms, Sex-Cord Stromal Tumors 35. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease - Hydatidiform Mole, Nonmetastatic and Metastatic Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor: Diagnosis and Management V. Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility 36. Primary and Secondary Dysmenorrhea, Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder - Etiology, Diagnosis, Management 37. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding - Ovulatory and Anovulatory Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding, Management of Acute and Chronic Excessive Bleeding 38. Primary and Secondary Amenorrhea - Etiology, Diagnostic Evaluation, Management 39. Hyperprolactinemia, Galactorrhea, and Pituitary Adenomas - Etiology, Differential Diagnosis, Natural History, Management 40. Hyperandrogenism - Physiology, Etiology, Differential Diagnosis, Management 41. Infertility - Etiology, Diagnostic Evaluation, Management, Prognosis 42. Menopause - Endocrinology, Consequences of Estrogen Deficiency, Effects of Hormonal Replacement Therapy, Treatment Regimens Index
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