Jun 15, 2000 Issue
Uterine Fibroid Embolization [Article]

Interventional radiologists have performed uterine artery embolization to treat women with emergency uterine bleeding since the 1970s. In this procedure, the physician guides a small angiographic catheter into the uterine arteries and injects a stream of tiny particles that decreases blood flow to t...

May 1, 2000 Issue
Practical Use of the Pessary [Article]

The pessary is an effective tool in the management of a number of gynecologic problems. The pessary is most commonly used in the management of pelvic support defects such as cystocele and rectocele. Pessaries can also be used in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence. The wide variety of pessa...

May 1, 2000 Issue
Postpartum Axillary Masses [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.

Apr 1, 1998 Issue
Office Management of Bartholin Gland Cysts and Abscesses [Article]

Bartholin gland cysts and abscesses are common problems in women of reproductive age. Although the cysts are usually asymptomatic, they may become enlarged or infected and cause significant pain. Often the clinician is tempted simply to lance the cyst or abscess, since this technique can be effectiv...

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