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The Resource Uterine fibroids : the complete guide, Elizabeth A. Stewart

Uterine fibroids : the complete guide, Elizabeth A. Stewart

Label
Uterine fibroids : the complete guide
Title
Uterine fibroids
Title remainder
the complete guide
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth A. Stewart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Elizabeth A.
Dewey number
616.99/366
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.U8
LC item number
S75 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Johns Hopkins Press health book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Uterine fibroids
Label
Uterine fibroids : the complete guide, Elizabeth A. Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-214) and index
Contents
About fibroids -- Who gets fibroids, and what are the symptoms? -- What are uterine fibroids? -- Why we are so far behind in understanding and treating fibroids -- Endocrinology of the uterus -- Why do fibroids form? -- Diagnosis: how do I know that I have fibroids? -- When fibroids come back -- Surgical treatment -- Surgery inside the uterus: hysteroscopic myomectomy, endometrial ablation, and vaginal myomectomy -- Laparoscopic myomectomy and myolysis -- Abdominal myomectomy -- Uterine artery embolization -- Focused ultrasound surgery and other thermoablative therapies -- Hysterectomy -- Medical treatment -- Traditional hormonal therapies: birth control pills and progestin -- GnRH agonists, add-back therapies, and GnRH antagonists -- Innovative medical strategies for treating uterine fibroids -- Other factors, other conditions -- Genetics of fibroids -- Pregnancy, infertility, and miscarriage -- Adenomyosis and endometrial polyps -- Uterine cancers -- Fibroid-like conditions -- Alternative and complementary therapies -- What can we do about fibroids?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 223 p., [7] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801887017
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103536
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
ocm77573194
Label
Uterine fibroids : the complete guide, Elizabeth A. Stewart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-214) and index
Contents
About fibroids -- Who gets fibroids, and what are the symptoms? -- What are uterine fibroids? -- Why we are so far behind in understanding and treating fibroids -- Endocrinology of the uterus -- Why do fibroids form? -- Diagnosis: how do I know that I have fibroids? -- When fibroids come back -- Surgical treatment -- Surgery inside the uterus: hysteroscopic myomectomy, endometrial ablation, and vaginal myomectomy -- Laparoscopic myomectomy and myolysis -- Abdominal myomectomy -- Uterine artery embolization -- Focused ultrasound surgery and other thermoablative therapies -- Hysterectomy -- Medical treatment -- Traditional hormonal therapies: birth control pills and progestin -- GnRH agonists, add-back therapies, and GnRH antagonists -- Innovative medical strategies for treating uterine fibroids -- Other factors, other conditions -- Genetics of fibroids -- Pregnancy, infertility, and miscarriage -- Adenomyosis and endometrial polyps -- Uterine cancers -- Fibroid-like conditions -- Alternative and complementary therapies -- What can we do about fibroids?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 223 p., [7] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801887017
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103536
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
ocm77573194

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