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Disease /Disorder

disease and disorder femal reproductive sytem

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growth of endometrium into the muscular portion of the uterus adenomyosis
malignant tumor of the breast breast cancer
malignant tumor of the cervix cervical cancer
uterine cancer endometrial cancer
adnormal condition in which endometrial tissue grows outside of the uterus in various areas endometriosis
a disorder charcterized by one or more benign cysts fibrocystic breast disease
benign fibroid tumor of uterine muscle (myoma of the uterus or leiomyoma) fibroid tumor
malignant tuomor of ovary ovarian cancer
inflammation of the female pelvic organs that can be caused by many different pathogens pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
donward displacement of the uterus into vagina prolapsed uterus
server illness characteried by high fever, rash, vomiting, diarrhea, usually affects mensturation women using tampons toxic shock syndrom (TSS)
adnormal opening between the bladder and the vagina vesicovaginal fistula
when a weakened vaginal wall results in a cystocele anterior and posteriior colporrahaphy (A&P repair)
surgical removal of a cone shaped area of the cervix (cone biopsy) conization
dilation (widening) of the cervice and scrapingof the endometrium with an insurment called a curette dilation and curettage (D&C)
a procedure to destroy or remove the endometrium by laser endometrial ablation
technique that combines mammography and computer assisted biopsy to obtain tissue from breast lesion stereotactic breast biopsy
closure of the uterine tubes for sterilization tubal ligation
blocking arteries that supply blood to the fibroids uterine artery embolization
a blood test used in the detection of ovarian cancer CA-125 (cancer antigen-125 tumor marker)
difficult or painful intercourse dyspareunia
abnormal passageway fistula
estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) hormone replacement therapy
cessation of menstruation usually aound the ages of 48 to 53 years menopause
syndrome invloving physical and emotional sysptoms before menstruation premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
instrument for opening a body cavity to allow visual inspection speculum
Created by: Gadley