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Chapter 39. Gynecology

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The differential diagnosis of a vulvar lesion includes all of the following, except

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A. Bartholin abscess

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B. Melanoma

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C. Hidradenitis suppurativa

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D. Luteal cyst

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E. Epithelial inclusion cyst

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D. Luteal cyst

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All of these are true about cervical cancer, except

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A. Most is related to high-risk HPV types

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B. About 75% are squamous type

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C. Screening for premalignant lesions is effective because of slow progression through dysplastic precursors

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D. Carcinoma occurs most frequently in women between the ages of 20 and 30 years

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E. Vaccination is targeted to both protect individuals and to limit prevalence of infection

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D. Carcinoma occurs most frequently in women between the ages of 20 and 30 years

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Treatment of cervical carcinoma

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A. Usually includes hysterectomy for microinvasive disease

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B. Consists of radiation therapy and chemotherapy for advanced disease

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C. Cannot preserve fertility in women with microinvasive disease

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D. Includes systemic therapy only for distant metastases

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E. Often requires radiation therapy for bone metastases

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B. Consists of radiation therapy and chemotherapy for advanced disease

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Uterine leiomyomata

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A. Are present in 20%-30% of women of reproductive age

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B. Are more common in white women than in blacks or Asians

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C. Often appear after menopause if estrogen supplements are not used

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D. Are usually monofocal, with a single tumor in the uterine wall

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E. Can only be treated by hysterectomy

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A. Are present in 20-30% of women of reproductive age

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The differential diagnosis of adnexal masses includes

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A. Endometrioma

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B. Appendiceal mass

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C. Pedunculated leiomyoma

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D. A, B, and C

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E. A and C only

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