Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology: A Multidisciplinary Approachby Adam H. Balen
Pub. Date: 05/28/2004
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Providing a wide-ranging overview of developmental anomalies, disorders and intersex conditions, this textbook presents the best possible advice and practical recommendations concerning medical intervention. With its multidisciplinary approach to health care, the book will be recommended reading for specialists in paediatric and adolescent gynaecology, reproductive endocrinologists, paediatric and plastic surgeons, and clinical geneticists.
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Table of ContentsPart I. Normal Development: 1. Embryology of the genital tract Fergus Cameron and Craig Smith; 2. Molecular genetics of gonadal development Andrew Sinclair and Fergus Cameron; 3. Gonadotrophin receptors Manel Tena-Sempere, Jerome Levallet and Ilpo Huhtaniemi; 4. Normal childhood, puberty and adolescence Clementina La Rosa, Cristina Traggiai and Richard Stanhope; 5. Control of the menstrual cycle and fertility Gillian Lockwood; 6. Nutrition and reproductive function Howard S. Jacobs; 7. Normal bladder control and function Niresh Thriuchelvam and Peter M. Cuckow; 8. Development of sexuality: psychological perspectives Lih Mei Liao; Part II. Management of Developmental Abnormalities of the Genital Tract: 9. Management of ambiguous genitalia at birth Gary Warne; 10. Imaging of the female pelvis in the evaluation of developmental anomalies Christopher Schelvan, Margaret Hall-Craggs and Rose de Brun; 11. Surgical correction of vaginal and uterine anomalies Jane McDougall and Sarah Creighton; 12. Laparoscopy techniques Azad S. Najmaldin and Alfred Cutner; 13. A nonsurgical approach to the treatment of vaginal agenesis Julie Alderson and Julie Glanville; 14. Psychological care in disorders of sexual differentiation and determination Polly Carmichael and Julie Alderson; 15. The needs of the adolescent patient and her parents in the clinic Jane MacDougall; 16. Comunicating a diagnosis Gillian Lockwood, Allan Cooklin and Sandra Ramsden; 17. Patients and parents in decision making and management Margaret Simmonds; Part III. Management of Specific Disorders: 18. Disorders of growth and puberty Cristina Traggiai and Richard Stanhope; 19. Turner syndrome Per-Olof Janson, Marie-Louise Barrenäs, Berit Kristtröm, Charles Hanson, Anders Möller, Kerstin Wilhelmsen-Landin and Kerstin Albertsson-Wikland; 20. Androgen insensitivity syndromes Jarmo Jääskeläinen and Ieuan A. Hughes; 21. The Rokitansky syndrome and other Mullerian anomalies D. Keith Edmonds; 22. The XY female Catherine L. Minto; 23. The gynaecology of the major genitourinary anomalies Christopher R. J. Woodhouse; 24. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia Gerard S. Conway and Pierre D. E. Mouriquand; 25. Long term sequelae of genital surgery Sarah Creighton; 26. Amenorrhoea Adam H. Balen; 27. The polycystic ovary syndrome and adolescent women Adam H. Balen and David Dunger; 28. Menstrual disorders in adolescent girls Eleonora Porcu and stefano Venturoli; 29. Pelvic pain, ovarian cysts and endometriosis in adolescent girls Paul L. Wood; 30. Premature ovarian failure and ovarian ageing Colin J. Davis and Gerard S. Conway; 31. Gynaecological cancers in childhood Alberto Lopes; 32. Late reproductive sequelae of treatment for childhood cancer Angela B. Thomson, Hilary O. D. Critchley, Christopher J. H. Kelnar and W. Hamish B. Wallace; 33. Preservation of fertility before cancer therapy Helen M. Picton and Anthony J. Rutherford; 34. The management of infertility with surrogacy and egg donation Peter R. Brinsden and Melanie Davies; 35. Dermatological conditions of the female genitalia Leith A. Banney and Jane C. Sterling; 36. Vaginal discharge in Rosamond Cox and Paul Wood; 37. Psychological gender development in iindividuals born with ambiguous genitalia Melissa Hines; 38. Eating disorders in adolescence Nadia Micali, Peter Webster and Janet Treasure; 39. Nutritional amenorrhoea – long term sequelae Joanna L. Fried, Russalind Ramos and Michelle P. Warren; 40. Overview: How to set up a service; how to teach and train Jane MacDougall; Index.
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