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What are the four uterine disorders discussed?
What's the condition?
AKA Fibroids or Myoma
African American Women
Leiomyoma are derived from which type of muscle cells?
Progressively heavier menstrual flow
C/O something pressing down, sensation of pelvic mass
Uterus feels "hard", "lumpy-bumpy"
How do you diagnose Leiomyoma?
What is tx for Leiomyoma?
During what age group does endometriosis occur? Adenomyosis?
Endometriosis: childbearing years
Adenomyosis: after childbearing years
Where in relation to the uterus is ectopic endometrial material located in endometriosis? Adenomyosis?
Endometriosis: endometrial material OUTSIDE uterine cavity
Adenomyosis: endometrial material INSIDE uterine WALL
Progressive dysmenorrhea, dyspareunia,
prolonged heavy menses; cramping throughout menses; pass large clots
Painful uterine motion
Uterus may be fixed
Tender, "Boggy" uterus
dark brown, blue or black; scarring/adhesions
Chocolate cysts on ovaries
What is tx for Endometriosis?
What is tx for Adenometriosis?
NSAIDs, combined oral contraceptives, hysterectomy, ablation
Can Endometriosis cause infertility?
This condition occurs when there are defects in the structures supporting the pelvis
Causes of this condition include:
Sensation of vaginal fullness
"Something falling out"
"Sitting on a ball"
Pelvic Exam: ½ speculum
Valsalva, reveals bulging
How do you diagnose Prolapse cystocele/Rectocele?
What is tx for Prolapse cystocele/Rectocele?
Pelvic floor exercises
Endometrial cancer is most often adenocarcinoma.
Type 1 is more common in ___ women.
Type 2 is more common in ___ women.
Type 1: younger
Type 2: older
Type 1 endometrial cancer is estrogen ___
Type 2 endometrial cancer is estrogen ___
Type 1: dependent
Type 2: independent
Most common: abnormal vaginal bleeding
Menopausal: could be intermittent
Premenopausal: excessive flow
Possible lower abdominal pain
Early stages: normal uterus
Late stages: enlarged uterus
How do you diagnose endometrial cancer?
What is tx for endometrial cancer?
Prognosis for type1 endometrial cancer is ___
Type 2 ___
Type 1: good
Type 2: poor
Endometreosis can be caused by ____.
___ % of the time, it can involve the ___.
retrograde menstruation; ~50%; ovaries
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