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Flashcards in Gynecology Deck (11):
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Normal menstrual bleeding

5 days (2-7 days avg)
mean blood loss 40 mL

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Menorrhagia

blood loss over 80 mL
produces anemia

3

Metrorrhagia

bleeding between periods

4

Polymenorrhea

bleeding more often than every 21 days

5

oligomenorrhea

bleeding that occurs less frequently than ever 35 days

6

PALM-COEIN

AUB-(etiology)

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Polyp
Adenomyosis
Leiomyoma
Malignancy and hyperplasia
Coagulopathy
Ovulatory dysfunction
Endometrial
Iatrogenic
Not yet classified

7

AUB

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

8

diagnosis depends on:

1. descripton of duration and amount of flow, related pain and relationship to LMP
2. history of pertitnent illness
3. history of medications
4. history of coagulation disorders
5. Physical examination
6. Pelvic examination

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Lab studies

CBC
UA-HCG
Coagulation studies
cervical samples? for cytology and culture

10

vaginitis

Vulvovaginal Candidiasis
"Trichomonas Vaginalis" Vaginitis
Bacterial Vaginosis

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Condyloma Acuminata

warty growths on the vulva, perianal area, vaginal walls or cervix

caused by HPV (90% by 6 and 11)