Description

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is responsible not only for cervical but also for other cancers of vulva, vagina, rectum, oropharynx penile and also anogenital warts. Primary prevention of cervical cancer is available by way of vaccines and secondary prevention is by screening and management of these lesions. This cancer has a natural history of long course from infection to premalignant lesions and then conversion to malignant invasive cervical cancer. This long course offers an opportunity for early diagnosis by various screening modalities and management by simple excisional and ablative methods. Reduction in mortality in developed countries is because of widespread screening and treatment. Over the years, understanding and management guidelines are changing a lot. Therefore, there is a need for this book at this time which is covering all the topics from prevention to early diagnosis and also management part.


Key Features:-

  • Covers everything from epidemiology to primary and secondary prevention of cervical cancer
  • Includes various management strategies for premalignant lesions of cervix
  • Useful guide for the practicing gynecologists.

More Details about Precancerous Lesions Of Cervix Prevention, Early Diagnosis And Management, 1st Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Maninder Ahuja and Partha Basu and Dipanwita Banerjee
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
ISBN9789351521860
Pages166
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2014