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vulva

the external genitals of human females, including the labia, mons veneris, clitoris, and the vaginal orifice

vulva

[′vəl·və]
(anatomy)
The external genital organs of women.
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One in five women said they would not visit a doctor if they had abnormal vaginal bleeding, which is one of the key symptoms of cancers of the womb, ovaries, cervix, vagina and vulva.
Clinical examination revealed a 5 x 5 cm ulcerated, polypoidal growth in the vulva.
1) However, in the case of yolk sac tumor primary in the vulva, misplaced/aberrant germ cell migration along the gubernaculum is the leading hypothesis.
The somato-psychic knowing and explication involved in bioautography index a widespread change in imaginative languages of the body self, and here of the vulva.
En vulva presentaba placa eritematosa indurada y rezumante, con costras mielisericas, y papulas eritematosas foliculares (foto 2).
The authors have organized the main body of their text in fifteen chapters devoted to the therapeutic implications of abnormal colposcopic findings, colposcopy of the vulva, coposcopic morphology, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia is a premalignant lesion of the vulva frequently encountered by gynecologic providers.
Malignant melanoma of the vulva and vagina accounts for less than 2% of melanomas among women [8, 9].
The only reason to allow a first season is where the vulva remains abnormally immature (juvenile vulva) and this can be assessed by your vet prior to surgery.
of cancers site per year in sites where HPV is often found (HPV-associated cancers) * Male Female Both sexes Cervix 0 11,422 11,422 Anus 1,549 2,821 4,370 Oropharynx 9,974 2,443 12,417 Penis 1,048 0 1,048 Vagina 0 735 735 Vulva 0 3,168 3,168 Total 12,571 20,589 33,160 Anatomic Cancers attributable site to any HPV % Average no.