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Pathology of Vagina

  • Pranab Dey
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Abstract

This chapter describes the various benign and malignant lesions of vagina with illustrations. The tumours of the vulva include epithelial tumours, mesenchymal tumours, mixed epithelial and mesenchymal tumours, lymphoid and myeloid tumours, melanotic tumours and various other miscellaneous tumours. In addition to these tumours, the infectious diseases and other non- neoplastic diseases are also discussed with microphotographs.

Keywords

Candida Trichomonas vaginalis Bacterial vaginosis Actinomycosis Vaginal prolapse Atrophic vaginitis Fallopian tube prolapse Vault granulation tissue Low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion Squamous cell carcinoma Verrucous carcinoma Basaloid carcinoma Papillary Squamotransitional carcinoma Condyloma accuminatum Squamous papilloma Fibroepithelial polyp Clear cell adenocarcinoma Endometrioid carcinoma Adenosis Endometriosis Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma Melanoma Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma Paraganglioma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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