vaginal diseases

Summary

Summary: Pathological processes of the VAGINA.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The detection and management of vaginal atrophy
    Shawna L Johnston
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:503-15. 2004
  2. ncbi Pitfalls in the diagnosis and management of obstructive uterovaginal duplication: a series of 32 cases
    Carmen Capito
    Department of Pediatric, Necker Enfants Malades, Hospital, Paris V University, Paris, France
    Pediatrics 122:e891-7. 2008
  3. ncbi Secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor levels in cervicovaginal secretion of elderly women
    Koichiro Shimoya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Maturitas 54:141-8. 2006
  4. pmc Vulvovaginal carriage of yeasts other than Candida albicans
    J Holland
    Mayne Health Laverty Pathology, NSW, Australia ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 79:249-50. 2003
  5. ncbi Vaginal paravaginal repair with porcine dermal reinforcement: correction of advanced anterior vaginal prolapse
    Amanda J Simsiman
    Department of Reproductive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1832-6. 2006
  6. ncbi Vaginal Health: Insights, Views & Attitudes (VIVA) - results from an international survey
    R E Nappi
    Research Center for Reproductive Medicine, Gynecological Endocrinology and Menopause Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS S Matteo Foundation, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Climacteric 15:36-44. 2012
  7. ncbi Women's voices in the menopause: results from an international survey on vaginal atrophy
    Rossella E Nappi
    Research Center for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Morphological, Eidological and Clinical Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Maturitas 67:233-8. 2010
  8. pmc Vulvovaginal atrophy
    Maire B Mac Bride
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:87-94. 2010
  9. ncbi Recommendations for the management of postmenopausal vaginal atrophy
    D W Sturdee
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Solihull Hospital, UK
    Climacteric 13:509-22. 2010
  10. ncbi The effectiveness of live lactobacilli in combination with low dose oestriol (Gynoflor) to restore the vaginal flora after treatment of vaginal infections
    Erdinc Ozkinay
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    BJOG 112:234-40. 2005

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  1. ncbi The detection and management of vaginal atrophy
    Shawna L Johnston
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 26:503-15. 2004
    ..To support the practitioner in the diagnosis of vaginal atrophy and in the management of the related symptoms...
  2. ncbi Pitfalls in the diagnosis and management of obstructive uterovaginal duplication: a series of 32 cases
    Carmen Capito
    Department of Pediatric, Necker Enfants Malades, Hospital, Paris V University, Paris, France
    Pediatrics 122:e891-7. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to review all the patients managed for this malformation in our institution, evaluate their long-term outcomes, and discuss the embryologic origin of this malformation...
  3. ncbi Secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor levels in cervicovaginal secretion of elderly women
    Koichiro Shimoya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Maturitas 54:141-8. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether there is an association between the SLPI concentration in the cervicovaginal secretion (CS) and vaginal complaints of post-menopausal women...
  4. pmc Vulvovaginal carriage of yeasts other than Candida albicans
    J Holland
    Mayne Health Laverty Pathology, NSW, Australia ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 79:249-50. 2003
    ..We investigated the spectrum of yeasts isolated, and compared the epidemiological and laboratory characteristics of women carrying vulvovaginal Candida albicans with those carrying yeasts other than C. albicans...
  5. ncbi Vaginal paravaginal repair with porcine dermal reinforcement: correction of advanced anterior vaginal prolapse
    Amanda J Simsiman
    Department of Reproductive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1832-6. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the efficacy of the vaginal paravaginal repair using porcine dermal graft reinforcement for the correction of advanced anterior vaginal prolapse...
  6. ncbi Vaginal Health: Insights, Views & Attitudes (VIVA) - results from an international survey
    R E Nappi
    Research Center for Reproductive Medicine, Gynecological Endocrinology and Menopause Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS S Matteo Foundation, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Climacteric 15:36-44. 2012
    ..To assess knowledge of vaginal atrophy among women using the Vaginal Health: Insights, Views & Attitudes (VIVA) survey...
  7. ncbi Women's voices in the menopause: results from an international survey on vaginal atrophy
    Rossella E Nappi
    Research Center for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Morphological, Eidological and Clinical Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Maturitas 67:233-8. 2010
    ..To consider issues relating to vaginal atrophy via an international survey...
  8. pmc Vulvovaginal atrophy
    Maire B Mac Bride
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:87-94. 2010
    ..Local estrogen treatment for this group of women remains controversial...
  9. ncbi Recommendations for the management of postmenopausal vaginal atrophy
    D W Sturdee
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Solihull Hospital, UK
    Climacteric 13:509-22. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi The effectiveness of live lactobacilli in combination with low dose oestriol (Gynoflor) to restore the vaginal flora after treatment of vaginal infections
    Erdinc Ozkinay
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    BJOG 112:234-40. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of live lactobacilli in combination with low dose oestriol for restoration of the vaginal flora after anti-infective treatment...
  11. ncbi Replens versus dienoestrol cream in the symptomatic treatment of vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women
    M Bygdeman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Maturitas 23:259-63. 1996
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy of Replens, a non-hormonal moisturizing vaginal gel, on symptoms of vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women, in comparison with Dienoestrol (Cilag), an oestrogenic vaginal cream...
  12. ncbi Low dose estriol pessaries for the treatment of vaginal atrophy: a double-blind placebo-controlled trial investigating the efficacy of pessaries containing 0.2mg and 0.03mg estriol
    Henrik Griesser
    ZPZ, Center of Pathology and Cytodiagnostics, Emil Hoffmann Straße 7a, D 50996 Cologne, Germany
    Maturitas 71:360-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to confirm the superior efficacy of estriol containing pessaries compared to placebo in the treatment of vaginal atrophy...
  13. ncbi EMAS clinical guide: low-dose vaginal estrogens for postmenopausal vaginal atrophy
    Margaret Rees
    Women s Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Maturitas 73:171-4. 2012
    ..Use after breast cancer, before assessment of cervical cytology and prolapse surgery is also discussed...
  14. ncbi Efficacy of low-dose intravaginal estriol on urogenital aging in postmenopausal women
    Salvatore Dessole
    Department of Pharmacology, Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Menopause 11:49-56. 2004
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of intravaginal estriol administration on urinary incontinence, urogenital atrophy, and recurrent urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women...
  15. ncbi The CLOSER (CLarifying Vaginal Atrophy's Impact On SEx and Relationships) survey: implications of vaginal discomfort in postmenopausal women and in male partners
    Rossella E Nappi
    Research Center for Reproductive, Medicine, Gynecological Endocrinology and Menopause Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS S Matteo Foundation, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Sex Med 10:2232-41. 2013
    ..Postmenopausal vaginal atrophy (VA) is a chronic condition with symptoms that include vaginal dryness, soreness, itching, burning, and dyspareunia...
  16. ncbi Efficacy and tolerability of local estrogen therapy for urogenital atrophy
    David F Archer
    CONRAD Clinical Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    Menopause 17:194-203. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi The role of gamma interferon in immune resistance to vaginal infection by herpes simplex virus type 2 in mice
    M B Parr
    School of Medicine, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 62901 6523, USA
    Virology 258:282-94. 1999
    ....
  18. ncbi Laparoscopic repair of vaginal evisceration: a case report
    Jose Bueno Lledo
    Servicio de Cirugía Gerneral y del Aparato Digestivo II, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Valencia, Spain
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:446-8. 2002
    ..We report the first case in the international literature of vaginal evisceration managed by laparoscopy...
  19. pmc Clinical evaluation of affirm VPIII in the detection and identification of Trichomonas vaginalis, Gardnerella vaginalis, and Candida species in vaginitis/vaginosis
    Haywood L Brown
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pathology, St Vincent Hospitals and Health Service, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 12:17-21. 2004
    ..To compare the Affirm VPIII Microbial Identification Test for detection and identification of Candida species, Gardnerella vaginalis and Trichomonas vaginalis to clinical and microscopic criteria commonly used to diagnose vaginitis...
  20. ncbi Surgical complications and medium-term outcome results of tension-free vaginal tape: a prospective study of 313 consecutive patients
    Ishai Levin
    Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurourol Urodyn 23:7-9. 2004
    ..A prospective study was undertaken to examine the incidence of surgical complications and medium-term outcomes of tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) surgery in a large, heterogeneous group of stress-incontinent women...
  21. ncbi The effects of postmenopausal Vitamin D treatment on vaginal atrophy
    Basak Yildirim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pamukkale University Medical Faculty, Denizli, Turkey
    Maturitas 49:334-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of Vitamin D for relieving vaginal atrophy...
  22. ncbi Effect of estradiol valerate and levonorgestrel on vaginal health
    Jittima Manonai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 115:190-3. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of the combined hormone replacement therapy (HRT) estradiol valerate/levonorgestrel on vaginal symptoms, vaginal health index, vaginal pH, and vaginal cytology...
  23. ncbi Cystocele repair by a synthetic vaginal mesh secured anteriorly through the obturator foramen
    Ansquer Yan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Bichat, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 115:90-4. 2004
    ..Our aim was to assess the feasibility and short-term results of cystocele repair by the placement of a synthetic subvesical mesh secured anteriorly through the obturator foramen...
  24. ncbi Characteristics of patients with vaginal rupture and evisceration
    Andrew J Croak
    Section of Gynecologic Surgery, Division of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:572-6. 2004
    ..To characterize vaginal rupture and evisceration...
  25. ncbi Differences in vaginal dryness according to hormone therapy schedule using pH test strip in two groups of postmenopausal women
    Sebastian Carranza-Lira
    Gynecologic Endocrinology Service Luis Castelazo Ayala, Gynecology and Obstetrics Hospital, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico DF
    Int J Fertil Womens Med 49:88-90. 2004
    ..To compare vaginal dryness in two groups of postmenopausal women according to hormone replacement therapy schedule using pH test strip...
  26. ncbi Long-term follow-up after conservative surgery for rectovaginal endometriosis
    Luigi Fedele
    Clinica Ostetrico Ginecologica dell Università di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1020-4. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate long-term results in patients who received conservative surgical treatment for rectovaginal endometriosis...
  27. ncbi Effect of raloxifene on sexual function in postmenopausal women
    B Kessel
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, University of Hawaii, Queen s Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Climacteric 6:248-56. 2003
    ..To determine the effects of raloxifene on sexual function in postmenopausal women with pre-existing vaginal atrophy treated with vaginal estrogen cream...
  28. ncbi Practical aspects in the management of vaginal atrophy and sexual dysfunction in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women
    Irwin Goldstein
    J Sex Med 2:154-65. 2005
    ..Vaginal atrophy is an important contributor to postmenopausal sexual dysfunction...
  29. ncbi Vulvovaginal complaints
    Aasta Mehta
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:549-55. 2008
    ..Summary of various management options such as hormonal, nonhormonal, and botanical interventions...
  30. ncbi Nonoxynol-9 100 mg gel: multi-site safety study from sub-Saharan Africa
    Irving F Hoffman
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    AIDS 18:2191-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate the safety of 100 mg nonoxynol-9 (N-9) gel, a vaginal microbicide, on the genital mucosa of women from Malawi and Zimbabwe in preparation for a phase III efficacy study...
  31. ncbi [Assessment of the urinary side effects after surgery for deep pelvic endometriosis]
    G Dubernard
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, Hopital Tenon AP HP, 4, rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, et Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris VI, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 35:S1-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the urinary side effects after laparoscopic surgery for deep endometriosis...
  32. ncbi Effect of Pueraria mirifica on vaginal health
    Jittima Manonai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Menopause 14:919-24. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of Pueraria mirifica on vaginal symptoms, vaginal health index, vaginal pH, and vaginal cytology in healthy postmenopausal women...
  33. ncbi Risk factors influencing the complication rates of tension-free vaginal tape-type procedures
    Bulent Cetinel
    Department of Urology, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 17:530-4. 2005
    ..This review attempts to summarize the current studies which address the possible risk factors influencing the complication rates of TVT-type procedures...
  34. ncbi Reproductive performance in infertile women with rectovaginal endometriosis: is surgery worthwhile?
    Paolo Vercellini
    Benign Gynecologic Surgery Unit, Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica II, University of Milan, Istituto Luigi Mangiagalli, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1303-10. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi Post-coital vaginal vault rupture following radical hysterectomy
    H Elbiss
    Worcesteshire Royal Hospital, Worcester, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:522-3. 2005
  36. ncbi Treatment of symptomatic rectovaginal endometriosis with an estrogen-progestogen combination versus low-dose norethindrone acetate
    Paolo Vercellini
    Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica I, University of Milan, Istituto Luigi Mangiagalli, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 84:1375-87. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of an estrogen-progestogen combination versus low-dose norethindrone acetate in the treatment of persistent pain after surgery for symptomatic rectovaginal endometriosis...
  37. ncbi Biomesh (Pelvicol) erosion following repair of anterior vaginal wall prolapse
    Martin Rudnicki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Roskilde University Hospital, 4000, Roskilde, Denmark
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:693-5. 2007
    ..The graft was rejected due to intolerance to the biomesh or an infection. Our study shows that an erosion following implantation of a biomesh may be complicated...
  38. ncbi Transverse retubularized ileal vaginoplasty: a new application of the Monti principle--preliminary report
    C Trombetta
    Department of Urology, University of Trieste, Strada di Fiume 447, Italy
    Eur Urol 48:1018-23; discussion 1023-4. 2005
    ..Herein we present our successful experience with vaginal reconstruction by the use of a modified ileal segment according to the Monti principle...
  39. ncbi Outcomes and treatment options in rectovaginal endometriosis
    Kenneth R Emmanuel
    The Centre for Reproductive Medicine, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 17:399-402. 2005
    ..This review aims to explore the recent literature surrounding the role of colorectal surgery in rectovaginal endometriosis...
  40. ncbi Low-dose, vaginally administered estrogens may enhance local benefits of systemic therapy in the treatment of urogenital atrophy in postmenopausal women on hormone therapy
    Santiago Palacios
    Instituto Palacios, Salud y Medicina de la Mujer, Madrid, Spain
    Maturitas 50:98-104. 2005
    ..Thus, in order to obtain a prompt improvement, the association of local therapy acting on the genital epithelium to the systemic treatment should be considered...
  41. ncbi Retention of a vaginal ring pessary in a postmenopausal patient
    W B Stephan
    S Afr Med J 97:552. 2007
  42. ncbi Comparison of vaginal length after iliococcygeus fixation and sacrospinous ligament fixation
    Carlos A Medina
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:267-70. 2008
    ..To compare vaginal length after iliococcygeus fixation (ICF) and sacrospinous ligament fixation (SSLF)...
  43. ncbi Is reconstruction of the vaginal atresia by surgery always justified? Medical and psychological aspects
    Marlene Heinz
    Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology, Medicine Centre Hospital Lichtenberg, Berlin, Germany
    Akush Ginekol (Sofiia) 43:17-9. 2004
  44. pmc Evaluation of a new selective enrichment broth for detection of group B streptococci in pregnant women
    Judith S Heelan
    Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:896-7. 2005
    ..Use of GBS broth would satisfy Centers for Disease Control and Prevention requirements and would provide faster, more-sensitive, and cost-effective detection of group B streptococci in pregnant women...
  45. ncbi [Prolapse of appendices epiploicae due to vaginal vault [corrected] rupture]
    H M P Pelikan
    Atrium Medisch Centrum, afd Gynaecologie en Verloskunde, Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2281-3. 2007
    ..In premenopausal women it is most often associated with coitus or trauma. The vaginal wall defect can be closed from a vaginal approach but if there is any doubt about the viability ofthe viscera, a laparotomy should be carried out...
  46. ncbi [Vaginal evisceration. Report of a new case]
    J Delotte
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, reproduction et médecine foetale, Hopital Archet II, 151, Route de Saint Antoine de Ginestiere, BP 3079, 06202 Nice cedex 03, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 33:126-8. 2005
    ..Risk factors for this rare clinical entity are discussed along with the different therapeutic options...
  47. ncbi Predicting the presence of rectovaginal endometriosis from the clinical history: a retrospective observational study
    A N Griffiths
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:493-5. 2007
    ..The classical symptoms often attributed to irritable bowel syndrome are also common in women with rectovaginal disease...
  48. ncbi [Laparoscopic therapy of intestinal endometriosis and the ranking of drug treatment]
    J Keckstein
    Abteilung für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe, Landeskrankenhaus Villach, Kärnten
    Zentralbl Gynakol 125:259-66. 2003
    ..Large nodules make a segmental resection necessary. Deep lesions are resected with stapling devices. Nodules in the sigmoid ore removed by laparoscopic assisted hand-sewn anastomosis...
  49. ncbi [Clinical study about diagnosis and management on 10 women with rectovaginal endometriosis]
    Han bi Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing 100730, China
    Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 38:277-9. 2003
    ..To study the diagnosis and therapy of the rectovaginal endometriosis...
  50. ncbi Postpartum angiographic embolization for vulvovaginal hematoma. A report of two cases
    J Villella
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Radiology, Winthrop-University Hospital, 259 First Street, Mineola, NY 11501, USA
    J Reprod Med 46:65-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: In the setting of a puerperal hematoma refractory to conventional first-line therapy, arterial embolization provides a rational, effective alternative for achieving hemostasis with minimal morbidity...
  51. ncbi Vaginal dryness assessment in postmenopausal women using pH test strip
    Sebastian Carranza-Lira
    Gynecologic Endocrinology Service, Luis Castelazo Ayala, Gynecology and Obstetrics Hospital, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Puente de piedra 150 422 Torre I, Col Toriello Guerra, CP 14050 México D F, Mexico
    Maturitas 45:55-8. 2003
    ..To objectively analyze vaginal dryness in postmenopausal women...
  52. ncbi Surgery of the canine vagina and vulva
    K G Mathews
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 31:271-90. 2001
    ..Finally, preoperative placement of a fentanyl patch and pre- or postoperative epidural analgesia are highly recommended for any vulvovaginal surgical procedure...
  53. ncbi Posterior intravaginal slingplasty (infracoccygeal sacropexy) in the treatment of vaginal vault prolapse
    Z Ghanbari
    Vali e Asr Reproductive Health Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 94:147-8. 2006
  54. ncbi Vaginal microbiological flora, and behavioural and clinical findings in women with vulvar pain
    K Tchoudomirova
    Department of Venerology, University Hospital, Bulgaria
    BJOG 108:451-5. 2001
    ....
  55. ncbi Vaginal estrogen preparations: a review of safety and efficacy for vaginal atrophy
    Carolyn Crandall
    Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Iris Cantor UCLA Women s Health Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 7023, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 11:857-77. 2002
    ..e., vaginal) therapy of genitourinary symptoms could be avoidance of systemic adverse effects. Review of efficacy and adverse effects of commonly prescribed vaginal estrogens is of great clinical relevance...
  56. ncbi Effect of raloxifene on the response to conjugated estrogen vaginal cream or nonhormonal moisturizers in postmenopausal vaginal atrophy
    Anna Parsons
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampa, Florida 33606, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:346-52. 2003
    ..To study the effect of raloxifene on the response to conjugated estrogen cream or nonhormonal moisturizer in postmenopausal women with preexisting signs of vaginal atrophy...
  57. ncbi Estrogen replacement reverses ovariectomy-induced vaginal hyperalgesia in the rat
    Heather B Bradshaw
    Program in Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Copeland Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1270, USA
    Maturitas 41:157-65. 2002
    ..This study examined if ovariectomy in rats would similarly give rise to vaginal hyperalgesia, and, if so, whether estrogen replacement would alleviate it...
  58. ncbi Vaginal rings delivering progesterone and estradiol may be a new method of hormone replacement therapy
    Takeshi Maruo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    Fertil Steril 78:1010-6. 2002
    ..To determine whether a low dose of P delivered together with E(2) from a vaginal ring on a continuous schedule can prevent endometrial proliferation and yield a bleeding pattern dominated by amenorrhea...
  59. ncbi Endometriosis: novel etiopathogenetic concepts and clinical perspectives
    Mario Vignali
    IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Fertil Steril 78:665-78. 2002
    ..To discuss current ideas about therapy for endometriosis derived from new observations generated by using molecular biology techniques and in vivo animal models of disease...
  60. pmc Group B streptococcus carriage and vulvovaginal symptoms: causal or casual? A case-control study in a GUM clinic population
    C Shaw
    Department of Genitourinary Medicine, The Sandyford Initiative, 2 6 Sandyford Place, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7NB, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 79:246-8. 2003
    ..This case-control study tested the hypothesis that detection of GBS on routine clinical specimens is not causally related to vulvovaginal symptoms in female GUM clinic attendees...
  61. ncbi Imaging of the vagina and vulva
    Silvia D Chang
    Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, Canada
    Radiol Clin North Am 40:637-58. 2002
    ..Future advancements in the imaging evaluation of vaginal and vulvar cancers will likely focus on functional imaging...
  62. ncbi Formulation and evaluation of metronidazole acid gel for vaginal contraception
    Sanaa A El-Gizawy
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Tanta, Tanta, Egypt
    J Pharm Pharmacol 55:903-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the designed gel has potential advantages of achieving a long retention time and effective drug concentrations in the vagina for at least 1 h after application, and of maintaining vaginal pH within its normal range...
  63. ncbi The effect of a soy rich diet on the vaginal epithelium in postmenopause: a randomized double blind trial
    L M Chiechi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology III, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare II, Bari 70124, Italy
    Maturitas 45:241-6. 2003
    ..First Wilcox in 1990, showed an increase of the vaginal cell maturation with phytoestrogens on postmenopausal women, but this has not been confirmed in some subsequent studies...
  64. ncbi Management quandary. Severe dysmenorrhea due to obstructive anomaly
    Kristi M Mulchahey
    Atlanta Gyn Associates, Georgia, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:175-7. 2002
  65. ncbi Isolation of Neissseria meningitidis from an unusual site
    Rina Karunakaran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Malays J Pathol 24:103-5. 2002
    ..Her symptoms disappeared without treatment after two weeks. We conclude that although the organism may have been a colonizer, it is possible that it was responsible for the self-limiting genital infection in this patient...
  66. ncbi Urogenital symptoms and resulting discomfort in non-institutionalized Dutch women aged 50-75 years
    J M van Geelen
    St. Anna Hospital, Oss, The Netherlands
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 11:9-14. 2000
    ..Hysterectomized women reported moderate to severe complaints more often than non-hysterectomized ones. There were no significant differences in prevalence estimates between former and current smokers and non-smokers...
  67. ncbi Local estrogen treatment in patients with urogenital symptoms
    V Simunic
    Human Reproduction Unit, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Zagreb, University Hospital Center, Zagreb, Croatia
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 82:187-97. 2003
    ..Determination of the efficacy and safety of vaginally administered low dose (25 microg) micronized 17beta-estradiol in the management of patients with urogenital symptoms...
  68. ncbi Training in the diagnosis and management of vulvovaginal diseases
    Ruth Murphy
    From the Department of Dermatology, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, U K
    J Reprod Med 52:87-92. 2007
    To investigate the training of clinical members of the British Society for the Study of Vulvo-vaginal Diseases (BSSVD) and International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease (ISSVD) and report how the future training in this ..
  69. ncbi [Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia: a current problem]
    José Alberto Fonseca-Moutinho
    Faculdade de Ciencias da Saude, Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal
    Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet 30:420-6. 2008
    ..neoplasia (VIN) is a pathological denomination coined by the International Society for Study of Vulvo-vaginal Diseases (ISSVD) and adopted by the International Society of Gynaecological Pathology (ISGYP) and by the World Health ..
  70. ncbi The vulvovaginal gingival syndrome: a severe subgroup of lichen planus with characteristic clinical features and a novel association with the class II HLA DQB1*0201 allele
    Jane F Setterfield
    St John s Institute of Dermatology, St Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:98-113. 2006
    ..The vulvovaginal gingival syndrome is an uncommon and severe variant of lichen planus characterized by erosions or desquamation of vulval, vaginal, and gingival mucosae with a predilection for scarring and stricture formation...
  71. ncbi [Intra-lesional beta-interferon in combination with systemic thymopentin. Evaluation of results in 35 cases of CIN III and 2 cases of VAIN associated with HPV]
    G Osnengo
    Ospedale Ginecologico Ostetrico, Sant Anna, Torino
    Minerva Ginecol 42:123-8. 1990
    ..The istologic examination underlined the previous microcolpohysteroscopic report of dysplastic regression until its disapperance, with lasting VCE in all the cases...
  72. ncbi Ospemifene: first global approval
    Shelley Elkinson
    Adis R and D Insight, 41 Centorian Drive, Private Bag 65901 Mairangi Bay, North Shore 0754, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drugs 73:605-12. 2013
    ..This article summarizes the milestones in the development of ospemifene leading to this first approval for moderate to severe dyspareunia, a symptom of postmenopausal vulvar and vaginal atrophy...
  73. ncbi Increased nerve density in deep infiltrating endometriotic nodules
    V Anaf
    Department of Gynecology, Academic Hospital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 71:112-7. 2011
    ..In order to clarify this issue, we assessed the nerve density in deep infiltrating endometriotic nodules of the posterior vagina and in the adjacent healthy vaginal tissue of the same patient...
  74. ncbi [Imaging of the cervix and the vagina]
    J P Rouanet
    CMC Beausoleil, 119, , 34070 Montpellier
    J Radiol 82:1845-53. 2001
    ..Pathology of the pelvic floor, vagina, vulva, and perineum also includes a wide range of entities that have seldom been described in the imaging literature...
  75. pmc Dissemination of Chlamydia trachomatis chronic genital tract infection in gamma interferon gene knockout mice
    T W Cotter
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison 53706, USA
    Infect Immun 65:2145-52. 1997
    ..Data also indicate that IFN-gamma is not required for modulating reinfections, which normally follow a shorter and less dramatic course...
  76. ncbi Maternal morbidity: results of a country-wide review
    Ahmad Quteitat
    Ministry of Health, Amman, Jordan
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 286:1357-62. 2012
    ..To determine the incidence of maternal morbidity and to identify its main causes in Jordan...
  77. ncbi Concomitant vaginal surgery did not affect outcome of the tension-free vaginal tape operation during a prospective 3-year followup study
    Seija Meltomaa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Urol 172:222-6. 2004
    ..We compare outcomes when vaginal surgery and a tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) operation were done concomitantly and when only a TVT operation was done in patients with stress or mixed urinary incontinence...
  78. ncbi Hysteroscopic management of lower genital tract lesions in females with limited vaginal access
    Kae Yng Ou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yuans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Fertil Steril 91:293.e9-11. 2009
    ..To show that hysteroscopy is a feasible and safe method of evaluation in females with limited vaginal access...
  79. ncbi Transvaginal evisceration after hysterectomy: is vaginal cuff closure associated with a reduced risk?
    Pierandrea De Iaco
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 13, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 125:134-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the overall incidence of transvaginal evisceration following hysterectomy and to assess the risk associated with indication, route of surgery, age and vaginal cuff closure technique...
  80. ncbi Changes in the size of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during hormonal therapies
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, GE, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:447-53. 2013
    ..To evaluate the changes in the volume of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during 12-month treatment with hormonal therapies...
  81. ncbi Comparative performance of culture using swabs transported in Amies medium and the Aptima Combo 2 nucleic acid amplification test in detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae from genital and extra-genital sites: a retrospective study
    Lindsey Harryman
    Bristol Sexual Health Centre, University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 88:27-31. 2012
    ..The authors investigated how symptoms and infection site influenced test sensitivity...
  82. pmc A multi-omic systems-based approach reveals metabolic markers of bacterial vaginosis and insight into the disease
    Carl J Yeoman
    Department of Animal and Range Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56111. 2013
    ..These women varied demographically, behaviorally, and in terms of health status and symptoms...
  83. ncbi A comparative study of the effects of local estrogen with or without local testosterone on vulvovaginal and sexual dysfunction in postmenopausal women
    Chitra Raghunandan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Smt Sucheta Kriplani Hospital, New Delhi, India
    J Sex Med 7:1284-90. 2010
    ..Treatment with topical hormones may provide relief in such women when used judiciously...
  84. ncbi Vaginal microbiocoenosis and cytology of prepubertal and adolescent girls: their role in health and disease
    Lyubov A Matytsina
    Obstetrics, Gynecology, Perinatology and Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Donetsk Medical University, Donetsk, Ukraine
    World J Pediatr 6:32-7. 2010
    ..Clinicians and investigators often do not appreciate the importance of vaginal microbiocoenosis and vaginal cytology in the health of prepubertal and adolescent girls...
  85. ncbi Vaginal evisceration during intraperitoneal chemotherapy for advanced ovarian cancer
    Amy M Burkett
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, 320 West 10th Avenue, M 210 Starling Loving Hall, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:491-3. 2007
    ..We present a case of vaginal evisceration during intraperitoneal chemotherapy for advanced ovarian cancer...
  86. ncbi Clinical practice. Management of menopausal symptoms
    Deborah Grady
    Women s Health Clinical Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:2338-47. 2006
  87. ncbi Rectovaginal fistula after STARR procedure complicated by haematoma of the posterior vaginal wall: report of a case
    R Bassi
    Coloproctology Unit, Division of General Surgery Ospedale Maggiore, Crema CR, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 10:361-3. 2006
    ..The STARR procedure, even if performed according to a rigorous application of the methodological standards, may be followed by a RVF possibly due to a blood collection leading to ischaemia of the vaginal wall...
  88. ncbi High internal consistency and efficacy of intravaginal DHEA for vaginal atrophy
    Fernand Labrie
    Laval University Hospital Research Center CRCHUL, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Gynecol Endocrinol 26:524-32. 2010
    ..5% DHEA daily intravaginal dose which does not significantly affect the serum levels of oestrogens, thus avoiding systemic risks...
  89. ncbi Protection of mice against vaginal colonisation by Mycoplasma pulmonis
    D Taylor-Robinson
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Clinical Research Centre, Harrow, Middlesex
    J Med Microbiol 40:197-201. 1994
    ..Despite this, the mice that were colonised following intravenous inoculation of live organisms had pre-challenge antibody titres that were as great as those that were not colonised.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  90. ncbi Large solitary paravaginal hydatid cyst: a rare cause of urethral injury
    Sarp Ozcan
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zekai Tahir Burak Women s Health Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Urogynecol J 21:1577-9. 2010
    ..Pathology revealed the diagnosis of echinococcosis. Antihelmintics were administered postoperatively, and the patient was discharged after day 7 uneventfully and has been under follow-up for 1 year...
  91. ncbi Lasofoxifene enhances vaginal mucus formation without causing hypertrophy and increases estrogen receptor beta and androgen receptor in rats
    Xiao Ning Wang
    Pfizer Global Research and Development, Pfizer, Inc, Groton, CT 06340, USA
    Menopause 13:609-20. 2006
    ..Here, we sought to explore the possible mechanisms of action for this effect in comparison with other SERMs using an immature ovariectomized rat model...
  92. ncbi Validation of the ethnopharmacological use of Polygonum persicaria for its antifungal properties
    Marcos Derita
    Pharmacognosy Area, Faculty of Biochemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, National University of Rosario, Suipacha 531, Rosario 2000, Argentina
    Nat Prod Commun 6:931-3. 2011
    ..medicine of our country to treat affections related with fungal infections, such as skin ailments and vaginal diseases. With the aim of contributing to the correct ethnopharmacological use of this genus, in the present work we ..
  93. ncbi Revisiting old vaginal topics: conversion of the Müllerian vagina and origin of the "sinus" vagina
    Yi Cai
    Department of Physiology, The University of Tennessee, Memphis, 38103, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 53:925-34. 2009
    Vaginal development has been a longstanding controversy, which hampers studies on vaginal diseases as well as cervical and uterine diseases...
  94. ncbi Colposcopy of the vagina and vulva
    Hélène M Gagné
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Ottawa, 152 Cleopatra Drive, Suite 110, Ottawa, ON K2G 5X2, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 35:659-69; x. 2008
    ..Vaginal and vulvar intraepithelial neoplastic lesions are important cancer precursors to evaluate and treat. Many lesion types have a similar appearance, and biopsies should be used to elucidate the cause of the colposcopic findings...
  95. ncbi A cohort study of topical vaginal estrogen therapy in women previously treated for breast cancer
    J E Dew
    School of Women s and Children s Health, University of New South Wales, Royal Hospital for Women, Barker Street, Randwick NSW 2031, Australia
    Climacteric 6:45-52. 2003
    ..To estimate the risk of recurrence of breast cancer associated with the use of topical vaginal estrogen therapy in the management of vaginal atrophy in women previously treated for breast cancer...
  96. ncbi The role of dendritic cells in immune responses against vaginal infection by herpes simplex virus type 2
    Akiko Iwasaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health and Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, LEPH 716, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Microbes Infect 5:1221-30. 2003
    ....
  97. ncbi Significance of a diagnosis of microorganisms on pap smear
    Valerie A Fitzhugh
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:40-51. 2008
    ..The accuracy of diagnosis using the smear varies among the different organisms in question...
  98. ncbi A population-based study of vaginal human papillomavirus infection in hysterectomized women
    Philip E Castle
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7234, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:458-67. 2004
    ..e., A3/A4/A15) may have a predilection for vaginal epithelium...
  99. ncbi Sexual functioning among endometrial cancer patients treated with adjuvant high-dose-rate intra-vaginal radiation therapy
    Shari Damast
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:e187-93. 2012
    ....
  100. ncbi Diagnosis and treatment of rectovaginal endometriosis: an overview
    Christina Kruse
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aarhus University Hospital Skejby, Brendstrupgaardsvej, Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:648-57. 2012
    ..This review describes available diagnostic tools, the possibilities for medical treatment and the alternative surgical approaches...
  101. ncbi Urinary retention as the presentation of Bartholin's duct cyst in a neonate
    Muazez Cevik
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Harran University, Faculty of Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 25:e65-7. 2012
    ..Here, we present the first report of an interlabial mass as a Bartholin's duct cyst in a neonate. The treatment of vaginal cysts is also discussed...

Research Grants25

  1. ORAL MUCOSITIS - FORMULATIONS FOR PALLIATION AND THERAPY
    Christopher Squier; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  2. DOXYCYCLINE FOR BLEEDING IN PROGESTIN ONLY CONTRACEPTORS
    David Archer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If successful, DOX treatment could become an important adjuvant for treatment of this and possibly other inflammatory disorders effecting reproductive tract tissues. ..
  3. YOGA AND PEAK FLOW RATES IN PREGNANT ASTHMATICS
    Judith Balk; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The study is designed as an intent to treat trial, however compliance will be assessed by a prospectively gathered diary which will be blinded until the end of the study. ..
  4. MAINTAINING HIV RISK REDUCTION AMONG NEEDLE EXCHANGERS
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our results will have policy implications for needle exchange programs where many IDUs have initiated HIV risk reduction. ..
  5. A Pilot Study of Acupuncture for Cancer-Related Fatigue
    Judith Balk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This pilot study will enable a larger, more rigorous, well-controlled research study on the efficacy of acupuncture for cancer-related fatigue. ..
  6. A TRIAL TO REDUCE HEPATITIS C AMONG INJECTION DRUG USERS
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. A Female Mouse Model to Study Recurrent Genital Herpes
    Margaret Parr; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. A MECHANISTIC STUDY OF SKELETAL ACTIONS OF 1-34hPTH
    Robert Lindsay; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. A BRIEF ALCOHOL INTERVENTION FOR INCARCERATED WOMEN
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If effective, this brief alcohol intervention can be readily integrated into existing programs for incarcerated women who will soon be reintegrating into the community. ..
  10. A Brief Marijuana Intervention for Adolescent Women
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If effective, this brief marijuana intervention can be readily integrated into existing women's primary care sites. ..
  11. Does Menopause Matter?
    Rachel Hess; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It will facilitate the candidate's transition to an independent health services researcher examining the impact of biologic and sociologic factors on HRQOL and HSU. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Antidepressants During Office-based Buprenorphine
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The focus of this study, the evaluation of combinations of medications, to treat substance-related disorders, fits squarely within the emphasis of this RFA. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. 6th International Symposium on Osteoporosis
    Robert Lindsay; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Smoking Cessation Among Methadone Maintained Patients
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A3. To test the effects of the treatments on methadone treatment outcomes including methadone dose changes and continued use of illicit drugs, as measured by urine toxicologies. ..
  15. Adapting to HIV Disease--A Family Intervention
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Given the significance of families in the AIDS epidemic, it is important to study as well as support families and patients to optimize care of those affected by HIV disease. ..
  16. ANTIDEPRESSANT TREATMENT TO REDUCE HIV RISK AMONG IDUS
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. URINE LOSS AND PROLAPSE IN NUNS AND THEIR PAROUS SISTERS
    GUNHILDE BUCHSBAUM; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A matched pair logistic regression will be performed to obtain an adjusted estimate of the impact of familiality and vaginal delivery in UT and POP, taking into account other risk factors. ..
  18. CANCER CHEMOPREVENTION--ROLE OF INFECTION/IMMUNITY
    Charles Loprinzi; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Focusing oral health research at the University of Iowa
    Christopher Squier; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. INSOMNIA AND DRUG RELAPSE RISK
    Michael Stein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our research team is highly experienced in drug research, sleep disorders, and clinical trials in substance abusing populations. ..
  21. Female Pelvic Floor Disorders and Sexual Functions
    Victoria Handa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This powerful combination will provide the candidate with the necessary skills and experience to become a successful, independently funded investigator. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Vulvar Disease and Bladder and Bowel Symptoms
    Colleen Kennedy; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Colleen Kennedy is committed to a career as a productive academic clinical researcher studying vulvar and vaginal diseases. This award would allow Kennedy to pursue a clinical investigation foundation through didactic training, ..
  23. CBT and Dieting: Effects on Psychopathology and Weight in BED
    Robin Masheb; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. VULVODYNIA PREVALENCE AND EFFICACY OF 4 INTERVENTIONS
    Gloria Bachmann; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our ultimate goal is to share findings from this and related research with the broadest cross-spectrum of women that we can. ..
  25. COGNITIVE-BEHAVIORAL THERAPY FOR VULVODYNIA
    Robin Masheb; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Clinically, results from this study may provide a justified treatment option for women with vulvodynia. ..