Flashcards in Chapter 18- Female Anatomy (Red Terms from Review Videos) Deck (62)
What is the MC pathology of the vulva?
____ is a cause of vulvitis resulting in erythema, oozing, & crusting lesions
The following microorganisms can cause infection, leading to vulvitis....
HPV (condylomata acuminata), HSV (vesicles), Treponema pallidum, N. gonorrhoeae, C. albicans
____ is an infection which obstructs ducts leading to vulvitis
____ is an epidermal thinning of the vulva
Lichen sclerosus has what characteristic feature and is MC in what population?
MC in elderly
_____ causes epithelial hyperplasia of the vulva
Lichen simplex chronicus
Lichen simplex chronicus is caused by...
chronic irritation (leukocytes)
____ is seen in secondary syphilis, is flat, moist and painless
____ is genital warts (HPV-6 & -11)
Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia derives from what strains of HPV?
HPV-16 & -18
Non-HPV-related SCC is associated with...
Features of vaginitis...
common, MC benign & transient
Vaginal squamous cell carcinoma occurs in what age group?
MC >60 years
HPV and Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) as risk factors
Vaginal clear cell adenocarcinoma is a risk for mothers who took...
Vaginal sarcoma botryoides is a type of...
MC in what age group
Features of cervicitis...
common, benign, leukorrhea (discharge)
Cervical HPV infections that persist are called...
cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN)
What HPV strains create a high risk for cervical neoplasia?
HPV-16 & -18 in the transformation zone
Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) develops due to....
Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) is MC at age...
2 types of Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN)
1. Low-grade CIN (60% regress, 10% progress to high-grade)
2. High-grade CIN (30% regress, 10% -> CA)
Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) is symptomatic/asymptomatic
How is Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) diagnosed?
Invasive carcinoma of the cervix is MC diagnosed when?
Invasive carcinoma of the cervix is MC what?
Squamous cell carcinoma
Invasive carcinoma of the cervix occurs where?
Invasive carcinoma of the cervix becomes more dangerous after crossing what threshold?
greater than or equal to 3mm
Invasive carcinoma of the cervix is asymptomatic early and ____ is the MC cause of death