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Flashcards in Female STD Pathology Deck (17):
1

Why don't you want to miss chlamydia and gonococcus?

Pelvic inflammatory disease

2

Which STD's are fatal if untreated?

HIV
Syphilis
Viral hepatitis

3

What STD's have notable risk to fetus/newborns?

HSV
Chlamydia
Gonorrhea
Syphilis
HIV
Hepatitis B and C

4

What are some feared complications of pelvic inflammatory disease?

Tubal infertility

5

What does PID look like in the clinic?

Lower abdominal pain with cervical discharge

6

What does PID look like on a physical?

Tenderness on bimanual exam and fever

7

How do you treat PID if suspected?

Empiric antibiotics

8

What is the commonest cause of vaginal discharge in reproductive age women?

Bacterial vaginosis

9

What is the most common bacteria in vaginosis with gray-white discharge?

Gardnerella vaginalis

10

Wet mount with nucleic acid amplification test?

Trichomoniasis

11

Clue cells?

Gardnerella vaginalis

12

Who is at risk for yeast infections?

Diabetic
Pregnant
On antibiotics
Immunosuppressed

13

How do you diagnose HSV?

PCR for HSV DNA
Tzank smear

14

What symptom makes people think of HPV infection?

Condyloma

15

What are the low risk types of HPV?

Genotypes 6, 11

16

What are the high risk types of HPV?

16, 18

17

What serotypes are in the HPV vaccine?

6, 11, 16, 18