Reconstruction of congenital problems of the vulvovaginal region

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Abstract

Reconstruction of congenital problems of the vulvovaginal region is a complex process requiring knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the genitalia. The authors explore the techniques for treatment of ambiguous genitalia in the child being reared as female, congenital absence or obstruction of the vagina and female epispadias.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAesthetic and Functional Surgery of the Genitalia
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Pages45-70
Number of pages26
ISBN (Electronic)9781629486444
ISBN (Print)9781628085112
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

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Keywords

  • Ambiguous genitalia
  • Clitoroplasty
  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
  • Disorders of sex development
  • Female epispadias
  • Female gender
  • Feminizing genitoplasty
  • Labioplasty
  • Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser Syndrome
  • Urogenital sinus
  • Vaginoplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Di Carlo, H. N., Massanyi, E. Z., & Gearhart, J. P. (2014). Reconstruction of congenital problems of the vulvovaginal region. In Aesthetic and Functional Surgery of the Genitalia (pp. 45-70). Nova Science Publishers, Inc..