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Pediatric and adolescent gynecology [electronic resource] /
[edited by] S. Jean Herriot Emans, Marc R. Laufer, Donald P. Goldstein.
edition
5th ed.
imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, c2005.
description
xix, 1076 p. : ill.
ISBN
0781744938, 9780781744935
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, c2005.
isbn
0781744938
9780781744935
restrictions
Licensed for access by William Osler users
contents note
Office evaluation of the child and adolescent / S. Jean Emans -- Ambiguous genitalia in the newborn / Ingrid Holm -- Vulvovaginal problems in the prepubertal child / S. Jean Emans -- The physiology of puberty / Catherine M. Gordon and Marc R. Laufer -- Precocious puberty / Joan Mansfield -- Delayed puberty / S. Jean Emans -- Amenorrhea in the adolescent / S. Jean Emans -- Dysfunctional uterine bleeding / S. Jean Emans -- Androgen abnormalities in the adolescent girl / S. Jean Emans -- Structural abnormalities of the female reproductive tract / Marc R. Laufer, Donald P. Goldstein and W. Hardy Hendren -- Gynecologic pain: dysmenorrhea, acute and chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, and premenstrual syndrome / Marc R. Laufer and Donald P. Goldstein -- Education of the child and adolescent / Phaedra Thomas, Vicki Burke and Anne Jenks Micheli -- Pediatric urology in the pediatric and adolescent girl / Craig A. Peters -- Vulvovaginal complaints in the adolescent / Elizabeth R. Woods and S. Jean Emans -- Bacterial sexually transmitted infections: gonorrhea, chlamydia, pelvic inflammatory disease, and syphilis / Lydia A. Shrier -- Human immunodeficiency virus in young women / Cathryn L. Samples -- Human papillomavirus infection in children and adolescents / Jessica A. Kahn and Paula A. Hillard -- Benign and malignant ovarian masses / Marc R. Laufer and Donald P. Goldstein -- The breast: examination and lesions / Marc R. Laufer and Donald P. Goldstein -- Contraception / S. Jean Emans -- Teen pregnancy / Angela Maidi Nicoletti -- Adolescent sexuality / Amy B. Middleman and Maurice Melchiono -- Gynecologic issues in young women with chronic diseases / Marc R. Laufer and S. Jean Emans -- Sexual abuse in the child and adolescent / R. Ranee Leder and S. Jean Emans -- Complementary and alternative medicine for gynecology patients / Wendy L. Wornham -- Legal issues in pediatric and adolescent gynecology / Richard Bourne and Susan Ricci.
catalogue key
9052330
 
Electronic reproduction. New York, N.Y. : Ovid Technologies, Inc. Available via World Wide Web.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Written by experts from The Children's Hospital in Boston & other leading medical centres, this text presents contemporary approaches to the diagnosis & medical & surgical management of gynecologic problems in infants, children, & adolescents.
Main Description
Now in its Fifth Edition, the leading clinical reference on pediatric and adolescent gynecology combines contemporary approaches to diagnosis with the latest medical and surgical management advice to help you address gynecologic problems in infants, children, and adolescents with confidence. In this book, you'll discover expert perspectives from a multidisciplinary array of contributorsmany of whom helped to define pediatric gynecology as a specialty. As mentioned in the foreword from Dr. Barbieri, "Simply put, this is the best book about pediatric and adolescent gynecology. If you plan on owning one textbook on pediatric and adolescent gynecology this is the classic." Clinically focused coverage, in a format that's easy to use... Broad-based coveragehelps you address the full spectrum of common and rare problems encountered in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. Outstanding algorithms and tablesprovide quick and practical guideposts to accurate diagnosis. More than 400 illustrations, including 8 pages of full-color plates, deliver the visual guidance needed to recognize key pathologic features and to refine your diagnosis. Abundant case exampleshelp you put basic principles into action. Up-to-date referencesprovide a comprehensive review of the current literature and guide further research. New to this Edition... Cutting-edge informationon urology and complementary and alternative medicine broadens your therapeutic options and helps you answer commonly asked questions about herbal and other remedies. Expanded coverage of surgical techniqueshelps you correct structural abnormalities of the reproductive tract. Discover the expert clinical guidance you need to diagnose and manage gynecologic problems in children and adolescents. Order your copy of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Fifth Editiontoday!
Main Description
Now in its Fifth Edition, the leading clinical reference on pediatric and adolescent gynecology combines contemporary approaches to diagnosis with the latest medical and surgical management advice to help you address gynecologic problems in infants, children, and adolescents with confidence. In this book, you'll discover expert perspectives from a multidisciplinary array of contributors--many of whom helped to define pediatric gynecology as a specialty. As mentioned in the foreword from Dr. Barbieri, "Simply put, this is the best book about pediatric and adolescent gynecology. If you plan on owning one textbook on pediatric and adolescent gynecology this is the classic." Clinically focused coverage, in a format that's easy to use... . Broad-based coverage helps you address the full spectrum of common and rare problems encountered in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. . Outstanding algorithms and tables provide quick and practical guideposts to accurate diagnosis. . More than 400 illustrations, including 8 pages of full-color plates, deliver the visual guidance needed to recognize key pathologic features and to refine your diagnosis. . Abundant case examples help you put basic principles into action. . Up-to-date references provide a comprehensive review of the current literature and guide further research. New to this Edition... . Cutting-edge information on urology and complementary and alternative medicine broadens your therapeutic options and helps you answer commonly asked questions about herbal and other remedies. . Expanded coverage of surgical techniques helps you correct structural abnormalities of the reproductive tract. Discover the expert clinical guidance you need to diagnose and manage gynecologic problems in children and adolescents. Order your copy of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Fifth Edition today!
Table of Contents
Contributing Authorsp. xi
Forewordp. xv
Prefacep. xvii
Acknowledgmentsp. xix
Office Evaluation of the Child and Adolescentp. 1
Ambiguous Genitalia in the Newbornp. 51
Vulvovaginal Problems in the Prepubertal Childp. 83
The Physiology of Pubertyp. 120
Precocious Pubertyp. 156
Delayed Pubertyp. 181
Amenorrhea in the Adolescentp. 214
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleedingp. 270
Androgen Abnormalities in the Adolescent Girlp. 287
Structural Abnormalities of the Female Reproductive Tractp. 334
Gynecologic Pain: Dysmenorrhea, Acute and Chronic Pelvic Pain, Endometriosis, and Premenstrual Syndromep. 417
Education of the Child and Adolescentp. 477
Pediatric Urology in the Pediatric and Adolescent Girlp. 494
Vulvovaginal Complaints in the Adolescentp. 525
Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Infections: Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, and Syphilisp. 565
Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Young Womenp. 615
Human Papillomavirus Infection in Children and Adolescentsp. 649
Benign and Malignant Ovarian Massesp. 685
The Breast: Examination and Lesionsp. 729
Contraceptionp. 760
Teen Pregnancyp. 844
Adolescent Sexualityp. 879
Gynecologic Issues in Young Women with Chronic Diseasesp. 893
Sexual Abuse in the Child and Adolescentp. 939
Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Gynecology Patientsp. 976
Legal Issues in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecologyp. 988
Resourcesp. 1002
World Health Organization, Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Usep. 1010
Instructions for Cyclic and Continuous Birth Control Pillsp. 1020
Definitions of Anatomical Terms Used in Child Sexual Abuse Evaluationsp. 1024
Sexual Assault Forensic Medical Reportp. 1030
Methods for Estimating Percentage Body Fat from Skinfold Measurements in Girlsp. 1037
Percentages and Estimated Mature Heights for Girls, Using Skeletal Agep. 1039
Calcium Information for Teensp. 1046
Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agentsp. 1049
Indexp. 1053
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