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  • Cribriform
  • Definition : Low-grade cribriform cystadenocarcinoma (LGCCC) is a recently described rare tumor of salivary gland which exhibits clinically indolent behavior. (humpath.com)
  • lesions
  • Histologic classification based on the tissue of origin is practical in the description of vulvar lesions. (glowm.com)
  • The two major categories for vulvar lesions are tumors of epithelial origin and tumors of mesenchymal origin. (glowm.com)
  • 2 HPV subtypes that are associated with a higher incidence of malignant transformation on the cervix, specifically HPV 16, 18, 31, and 35, may be present in vulvar lesions. (glowm.com)
  • 1 The incidence of the diagnosis of vulvar, vaginal, and cervical HPV lesions has increased significantly in the last three decades. (glowm.com)
  • Differentiation between condylomata and vulvar papillomatosis or other vulvar lesions can then be made. (glowm.com)
  • Papule/nodule A wide spectrum of benign, premalignant, and malignant lesions may involve the vulva NEOPLASIA Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia Most vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia lesions are multifocal and located in the nonhairbearing parts of the vulva cancer: Most patients with vulvar cancer present with a unifocal vulvar plaque, ulcer, or mass (fleshy, nodular, or warty) on the labia. (spotidoc.com)
  • Removal is indicated when the patient is symptomatic Cysts : Bartholin gland ,pilonidal, epidermoid ,dermoid, Gartner, and mucous cysts are benign lesions, but can be associated with bothersome symptoms treatment is often requested by the patient. (spotidoc.com)
  • Definitive diagnosis is made with a biopsy Fox-Fordyce: Disease is an extremely pruritic, monotonous eruption of minute, dark papules involving apocrine glands Red macule/patch/plaque Dermatitis : Atopic, irritant, and allergic dermatitis, and neurodermatitis of the vulva erythematous lesions. (spotidoc.com)
  • Infection : The differential diagnosis of erythematous vulvar lesions should also include infections. (spotidoc.com)
  • Candida infection presents as moist erythema with satellite lesions Excessive vaginal discharge from bacterial vaginosis or trichomoniasis may contribute to erythema and maceration of vulvar skin. (spotidoc.com)
  • squamous cell
  • An important gene associated with Endometrial Squamous Cell Carcinoma is CDK6 (Cyclin Dependent Kinase 6), and among its related pathways/superpathways are ERK Signaling and PI3K-Akt signaling pathway . (malacards.org)
  • Lichen sclerosus and erosive lichen planus may vulvar to predispose cancers Squamous cell cancer and lichen sclerosus  FLESH COLORED PAPULE/NODULE Vestibular papillae discrete, small papules located symmetrically around the edge of vestibule benign and usually asymptomatic do not require treatment confused with condyloma acuminata except condyloma tend to fuse together and are not confined to the vestibule. (spotidoc.com)
  • inflammatory
  • Crohn's disease should be in the differential for any vulvar inflammatory process with an associated draining tract. (glowm.com)
  • The potential for necrotizing fasciitis of the vulva should be entertained in any patient who has not responded to initial therapy for inflammatory vulvar processes, and especially in patients with a decreased immune response, as is seen in diabetes. (glowm.com)
  • vulva
  • Verrucous carcinoma of the vulva appears as a large condyloma or a lesion suspicious for invasive carcinoma. (glowm.com)
  • 1 Verrucous carcinoma may involve large areas of the vulva, and it has a pushing rather than an infiltrative border. (glowm.com)
  • ovary
  • When the oocyte finishes its maturation in the ovary, a surge of luteinizing hormone secreted by the pituitary gland stimulates the release of the oocyte through the rupture of the follicle, a process called ovulation . (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • Vulvar itching and have typical clinical findings that suggest the diagnosis. (spotidoc.com)
  • Numerous procedures available to the gynecologist for diagnosis and management of vulvar processes are adequately and appropriately addressed in a clinic or ambulatory care setting. (glowm.com)
  • tissue
  • Shaving across the delicate skin of the vulvar area, crural fold, or mons could also incite or spread such a process by breaking the skin, thus allowing access of staphylococci into the deeper tissue. (glowm.com)