Benign Diseases of the Vulva and Vagina

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Benign diseases of the vulva and vagina covers all aspects of the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of benign disease of the lower genital tract for ob/gyns and all physicians who deal with sexually transmitted diseases. The new edition has been updated to reflect the current thinking in the field of vulvovaginal diseases. It also includes updated information on current therapeutic approaches to the many disease entities covered.

  • New terminology and classifications for vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia
  • Etiologic cause of vulvodynia and new treatment regimens
  • Updated clinical guidelines for treatment of various stds
  • Variations of treatment for dermatoses of the vagina
  • Autoimmune diseases

  • Organized for the clinician with exceptional dermatological photomicrographs and photos/provides clinician with readily accessible source for reviewing conditions commonly seen in practice
  • Numerous gross and microphotographs/provides easy to view reference of disease entities
  • New author, Dr. Dale Brown, past President of International Society of Vulvovaginal Diseases/ new author keeps material fresh and current and adds international reputation in the field
  • Up-to-date and extensive references/allows reader to review all necessary literature associated with specific disease entity

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Michael J Heard and L Russell Malinak Miscellaneous Vulvar Disorders 298

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About the author (2005)

Faro is John M. Simpson Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, IL.

Dale Brown was born on November 2, 1956 in Buffalo, New York. He graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Western European history, where he wrote a column for the University's newspaper, The Daily Collegian. He went on to freelance for computer magazines, such as Run and Compute's Gazette for Commodore. He received an Air Force Commission in 1978 and while there, he received the Air Force Commendation Medal, the Combat Crew Medal and a Marksmanship Ribbon. He also wrote for several military base newspapers while he was still enlisted. He left the Air Force as a Captain and remains a multi-engine and instrument rated private pilot. He is a director and volunteer pilot for AirLifeLine, a nonprofit national medical transport for needy people who cannot afford to travel for medical attention. He is the author of several series including Dale Brown's Dreamland and, Patrick McLanahan. Dreamland. His title Tiger's Claw made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012.

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