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Title Good practice in pediatric and adolescent gynecology / Anna Maria Fulghesu, editor
Published Cham : Springer, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (256 pages)
Contents Diagnosis and treatment of genital malformations in infancy and adolescence -- Hyperandrogenism and PCOS in adolescence clinical and ultrasound characteristics -- Pubertal Delay.- Menstrual cycle disorders in post pubertal years.- Dysmenorrhea -- Heavy menstrual bleeding in adolescence -- Genital infections in adolescence -- Vulvovaginitis in childhood -- Ovarian Cysts in adolescence -- Gonadal failure,. First contraceptive prescription -- Sexual abuse and genital trauma -- Genital mutilations
Summary This volume focuses on a period in women's lives that is particularly important in the context of preventing major sexual and reproductive diseases. Recommendations by the Italian Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, form the basis of this up-to-date and practical book. Experts in the field comprehensively cover all the relevant topics in pediatric and adolescent gynecology, such as pubertal disorders, genital malformations and menstrual cycle disorders. The book will prove a valuable and practice-oriented tool for, gynecologists, pediatricians and endocrinologists, as well as researchers and practitioners interested in the topic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Child.
Genital Diseases, Female.
Pregnancy in Adolescence.
Pediatric gynecology.
Form Electronic book
Author Fulghesu, Anna Maria.
LC no. 2017954378
ISBN 3319571613
3319571621 (electronic bk.)
9783319571621 (electronic bk.)