Changing approaches to diagsis and clinical management of the uterus are comprehensively examined in this book. It gives a concise update of new concepts in physiology and pathology and their application in clinical practice. The book is designed especially for the gynecologist actively involved in patient care. Topics discussed include the pathophysiology of diethylstilbestrol (DES) changes, the immulogy of the uterus, papillomaviruses and cervical neoplasia, endocervical carcima, mesenchymal tumors and diagstic procedures such as colposcopy of the cervix, hysterosalpingography, and magnetic resonance imaging. The status of contemporary management is presented for hysteroscopy and hysteroscopic surgery, the congenital absence of the uterus and vagina, avulatory dysfunctional uterine bleeding of the adolescent, uterine leiomyomata, genital prolapse, endometrial adecarcima and childhood rhabdomyosarcoma of the vagina and uterus.
Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Date of Publication
Clinical Medicine: Professional
Clinical Perspectives in Obstetrics and Gynecology