Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Women

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003 - 275 pages

This concise handbook provides the essential information that physicians and nurse practitioners need on the epidemiology, microbiology, diagnosis, management, and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases in women. Chapters cover all the common sexually transmitted diseases and the vulvovaginal conditions that may co-exist with these infections. The book gives clinicians the necessary background information to educate patients on how these diseases are transmitted and acquired, what treatment options are available, what to expect from treatment, and how to prevent reinfection.

 

Contents

Neisseria Gonorrhoeae
1
Chlamydia
28
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
52
Chancroid
79
Granuloma Inguinale
89
Vaginal Microflora
97
Trichomonas
112
Vulvovaginal Candidiasis
133
Herpes Simplex
145
Human Papillomavirus
162
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
186
Lymphogranuloma Venereum
205
Syphilis
214
Hepatitis
245
Subject Index
261
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