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Objectives Anat & Hist Inf. Diseases Benign Tumors Malig. Tumors DES
 

Objectives

After completing this tutorial the student will be able to:

I. Gross Anatomy and Histology

  • list and identify the various structures that form the vagina
  • describe the gross anatomy and histology of the vagina

II. Infectious Diseases

  • list common infectious diseases of the vagina
  • specify etiologic agent and mode of diagnosis
  • describe clinical presentation
  • recognize diagnostic histologic features

III. Benign Tumors and Tumor-like Conditions

  • list benign tumors and tumor-like conditions of the vagina
  • describe their clinical features
  • describe/recognize histologic features
  • state clinical behavior

IV. Premalignant Conditions and Malignant Neoplasms

  • classify the premalignant conditions and malignant tumors of the vagina
  • describe epidemiologic features
  • describe clinical appearance
  • describe/recognize histologic features and grade lesions
  • predict clinical behaviour

V. DES-Related Lesions

  • list various lesions associated with maternal use of DES during pregnancy
  • describe the epidemiology of DES-related lesions
  • describe clinical features
  • describe/recognize histologic features
  • state clinical behavior/outcome

 
Objectives Anat & Hist Inf. Diseases Benign Tumors Malig. Tumors DES