Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Gynecology

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John Wiley & Sons, Apr 8, 2009 - Medical - 520 pages
The young ob/gyn patient presents unique problems different from the mature woman but which training often neglects. This user-friendly, practical book provides generous coverage of all aspects of pre-womanhood gynecology. Ranging from the commonest problems to the less common but urgent, it emphasizes diagnosis, special care and management throughout.
 

Contents

1 Introduction
1
2 Evaluation of the Newborn
12
3 Early Diagnosis and Management of AtypicalAppearing Genitalia
14
4 Diagnosis and Management of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
25
5 Androgen Insensitivity and Gonadal Dysgenesis
36
6 The Gynecologic Approach to the Child Adolescent and Young Adult
53
7 Vulvovaginitis in the Child
60
8 Vaginal Bleeding in the Child
81
28 Contraceptive Choices in Pediatric Adolescent and Young Adult Gynecology
265
29 Contraception in Adolescence
299
30 Labor in the Adolescent
308
31 The Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Challenges and Opportunities in Adolescent Medicine
316
32 Acute Abdominal and Pelvic Pain
340
33 Acute Gynecologic Pain
347
34 Vulva Disorders in Children
358
35 Dermatology The Dermatologists View of Diagnosis and Treatment of Vulvar Conditions
369

9 Ovarian Cysts in the Fetus Infant and Child
87
10 Genital Trauma
97
11 Sexual Abuse
111
12 Adolescent Sexuality
124
13 Psychologic Aspects of Gynecologic Problems
131
14 Approach to and Evaluation of the Adolescent Female
134
15 Puberty in Girls
141
16 Delayed Puberty
145
17 Primary and Secondary Amenorrhea
150
18 Precocious Puberty
159
19 Dysmenorrhea
171
20 Pelvic Pain Endometriosis and the Role of the Gynecologist
174
21 Management of Chronic Pelvic Pain in the Adolescent
194
22 Adolescent Anovulatory Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding and Menorrhagia
204
23 Bleeding Disorders in the Adolescent Female
210
24 Congenital Gynecologic Anomalies I Rokitansky Syndrome MRKH Syndrome
215
25 Congenital Anomalies II No Eponym Syndrome and Diagnostic Problems
231
26 Laparoscopy in the Pediatric and Adolescent Female
246
27 Disorders of the Young Breast
256
36 Management of Ovarian Cysts in the Adolescent and Young Adult
380
37 Pediatric Gynecologic Cancer
390
38 Cervix Cytology Dysplasia and Human Papillomavirus
397
39 Herpes Simplex Viruses Types 1 and 2
408
40 Sexually Transmitted Infections
415
41 Imaging
427
42 Preservation of Fertility
445
43 Where Law and Medicine Meet
449
44 Minors Rights to Reproductive Healthcare and Privacy
453
45 Human Papillomavirus Infection and Cervical Neoplasm Pathology in Adolescents
457
46 Endometrial Pathology in Young Patients
462
47 Ovarian Tumor Pathology in Children Adolescents and Young Women
467
48 Gestational Trophoblastic Diseases Pathology in Adolescents and Young Adults
474
49 Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Vagina and Cervix
480
50 Benign Ovarian Disorders
482
51 The History of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology in the United States
484
52 A History of the International Federation of Infantile and Juvenile Gynecology FIGIJ
487
Index
493
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Albert Altcheck, MD, Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science; Chief of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology; Attending Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA.

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