• Cause or Coincidence? Spontaneous Hematometra in Young Women Receiving Depomedroxyprogesterone Acetate: A Small Case Series

    5 monthes ago - By Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

    Abdominal pain, secondary amenorrhea, and abnormal uterine bleeding are common gynecologic presentations in adolescence. Rarely this can be associated with an acquired hematometra. Hematometra is a condition of retained blood or clot within the uterus. High-dose progestogenic agents in this age group have been implicated in the accumulation of a hematometra without other explanation.
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  • Human papilloma virus vaccines can protect against cervical lesions in young women

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    New evidence published today in the Cochrane Library shows that human papilloma virus vaccines protect against cervical lesions in young women, particularly in those who are vaccinated between the ages of 15 and 26.
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