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Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE) is a nonscarring non–atrophy-producing photosensitive dermatosis. SCLE may occur in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), Sjögren...
The World Health Organization reports that more than 200 million girls and women currently have been subjected to female genital mutilation/cutting worldwide, and three million girls continue to be at...
65-year-old female with sickle cell anemia and ESRD status postrenal transplant presenting with AMS and SIRS.
The marked reduction in prevalence of 4vHPV genotypes among mainly unvaccinated Australian-born men suggests herd protection has occurred from the female vaccination programme. Additionally, the decli...
The human papillomavirus (HPV), which causes cervical cancer in women, is also responsible for many cancers in men. It causes most cancers of the tonsils (known as oropharyngeal cancers), which are mo...
Evolutionary theory suggests that dissociation of female orgasm from ovulation has “freed orgasm to gain secondary roles.”
A 49-year-old woman presents with a lesion of the vulva, and a biopsy is performed. What is your diagnosis?
(University of Sheffield) Sperm with shorter heads and longer tails are better at fertilising eggs, study reveals. A distinctive subset of sperm are selected inside the female for fertilization. Resea...
Michael JohnsenThis year's STD Awareness campaign focused on two critical current medical issues - the rising incidence of STDs and the Zika virus. read more
Verrucous carcinoma of the vulva is a rare lesion (1). Affecting essentially postmenopausal women, this lesion is a distinct and particular entity in vulval carcinoma classification and its scalabilit...
The sex ratio at birth (usually denoted as M/T=male divided by total births) is influenced by cultural factors. The Chinese Zodiac holds that women born in the Fire Horse year (1966) would be unlucky....
Papular acantholytic dyskeratosis (PAD) of the vulva is a rare, chronic disorder first described in 1984. It presents in young women as white to skin-coloured smooth papules over the vulva, which are ...
Extramedullary plasmacytoma (EMP) in the vulva is extremely rare. The current study presents, for the first time, a case of EMP in the left labia majora in a 36-year-old patient during pregnancy. A pa...
The study was carried out on 80 human hearts (64 male and 16 female). The whole material has been divided into 4 groups: I - aged 19-40; II - aged 41-50; III - aged 51-60 and IV - aged 61-70. The veno...