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· Benign Lesions of the Vulva and Vagina · Lower Genital Tract Infections · Pelvic Inflammatory Disease · The Menstrual Cycle · Puberty · Amenorrhea · Premenstrual Syndrome and Dysmenorrhea · Abnormal Uterine Bleeding · Hirsutism · Leiomyomatous Uterus · Endometriosis & Adenomyosis · Acute and Chronic Pelvic Pain · Anovulation and Induction of Ovulation · Infertility · In Vitro Fertilization · Pelvic Organ Prolapse · Urinary Incontinence · Spontaneous Abortions · Induced Abortion · Ectopic Pregnancy · Contraception · Female Sexual Dysfunction · Menopause · Breast Disease
II GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY
· Vulvar and Vaginal Cancer · Precancerous Disease of the Lower Genital Tract · Cervical Cancer · Endometrial Hyperplasia and Uterine Cancer · Benign Adnexal Masses · Ovarian Cancer · Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
III SOCIAL/HEALTH ISSUES
· Domestic Violence
IV PRENATAL CARE
· Preconception Counseling · Normal Physiology of Pregnancy · Comprehensive Prenatal Care · Nutrition in Pregnancy
V COMPLICATIONS OF PREGNANCY
· Nausea in Pregnancy · Hypertension in Pregnancy · Diabetes in Pregnancy · Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy · Seizures in Pregnancy · Cardiovascular Disease in Pregnancy · Pulmonary Disease in Pregnancy · Renal Disease in Pregnancy · Infections During Pregnancy · Autoimmune Disease in Pregnancy · Alcohol and Drug Abuse During Pregnancy · Psychiatric Issues During Pregnancy · Surgical Disease in Pregnancy · Trauma in Pregnancy · Twin Pregnancy · Isoimmunization in Pregnancy
VI THE FETUS AND PLACENTA · Prenatal Diagnosis · Genetics in Pregnancy · Obstetric Ultrasound · Disorders of Fetal Growth · Disorders of Amniotic Fluid · Pathophysiology of the Placenta · Antepartum Bleeding