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Author Dizon, Don S.

Title Questions & answers about human papilloma virus (HPV) / Don S. Dizon, Michael L. Krychman
Published Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, [2011]
©2011
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Description 1 online resource (x, 101 pages)
Series 100 questions & answers
100 questions & answers.
Contents ""Book Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""Part One: The Basics""; ""1. What is a virus?""; ""2. How many viruses are there? Are there different kinds of virus?""; ""3. What does a virus look like?""; ""4. Do viruses have a common structure?""; ""5. Do viruses infect humans in the same way?""; ""6. How do viruses make humans sick once they enter the body?""; ""7. How do humans fight off viruses?""; ""Part Two: Basics About HPV""; ""8. What is HPV?""; ""9. Who can get HPV?""; ""10. How is HPV spread?""
""11. Are there any statistics that state how many people are infected?""""12. What kinds of diseases are caused by HPV?""; ""13. What do we know specifically about how HPV works?""; ""14. How are HPV viruses described?""; ""15. How can you test for HPV? ""; ""Part Three: HPV and Cervical Disease""; ""16. What is cervical dysplasia?""; ""17. How is cervical dysplasia diagnosed?""; ""18. Are there different types of dysplasia?""; ""19. How is cervical dysplasia treated?""; ""Part Four: HPV and Genital Warts""; ""20. What are external genital warts (EGW)?""
""21. What are the indications for biopsy of an EGW?""""22. How are warts treated?""; ""23. Are there non-surgical therapies for wart treatment?""; ""24. What is imiquimod cream?""; ""25. What is podophyllin?""; ""26. What is sinecatechins?""; ""Part Five: HPV and Cervical Cancer""; ""27. What exactly is cervical cancer?""; ""28. How is cervical cancer diagnosed if it is suspected on a Pap smear?""; ""29. How is a cone biopsy performed?""; ""30. Is cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) cancer?""; ""31. How big of a problem is cervical cancer?""; ""32. How is cervical cancer staged?""
""33. How is cervical cancer treated?""""34. Is cervical cancer curable?""; ""Part Six: HPV and Vaginal Cancer""; ""35. What is vaginal cancer?""; ""36. How common is vaginal cancer?""; ""37. What are the risks for vaginal cancer?""; ""38. What is VAIN? Is it cancer?""; ""39. How is vaginal cancer diagnosed?""; ""40. How is vaginal cancer staged?""; ""41. How is vaginal cancer treated?""; ""Part Seven: HPV and Vulvar Cancer""; ""42. What is vulvar cancer?""; ""43. How do women present with vulvar cancer?""; ""44. How big a problem is vulvar cancer?""
""45. What are the risk factors for vulvar cancer?""""46. Is there a precancerous lesion of the vulva?""; ""47. How is VIN treated?""; ""48. How is vulvar cancer staged?""; ""49. What is the primary treatment for vulvar cancer?""; ""Part Eight: HPV and Penile Cancer""; ""50. What is cancer of the penis?""; ""51. What are the symptoms of penile cancer?""; ""52. How common is penile cancer?""; ""53. How is penile cancer diagnosed?""; ""54. How is it staged?""; ""55. How is penile cancer usually treated?""; ""56. Can penile cancer be prevented?""; ""Part Nine: HPV and Anal Cancer""
Notes Includes index
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Subject Generative organs -- Infections -- Miscellanea.
Papillomavirus diseases -- Miscellanea.
Papillomaviruses -- Miscellanea.
Papillomavirus Infections.
Papillomaviridae.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Genre/Form Popular Work.
Miscellanea.
Trivia and miscellanea.
Form Electronic book
Author Krychman, Michael L.
ISBN 1449610269 (electronic bk.)
9781449610265 (electronic bk.)
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Other Titles Questions and answers about human papilloma virus (HPV)