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    Arrhenoblastoma of ovary

    Arrhenoblastoma of the ovary is an that releases the male hormone, , or other hormones. See also:

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    Cancer - vulva

    The female external reproductive anatomy includes the vagina.

    Vulvar cancer is cancer that starts in the . Vulvar cancer most often affects the labia, the folds of skin outside the vagina. In some cases, vulvar cancer starts on the clitoris or in glands on the sides of the vagina opening.

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    Cervical cancer

    The cold cone biopsy is a surgical procedure requiring general anesthesia and is indicated by the presence of precancerous changes in the cervix.

    Cervical cancer is cancer that starts in the cervix. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus (womb) that opens at the top of the vagina.

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    Cold knife cone biopsy

    External structures of the female reproductive anatomy include the labium minora and majora, the vagina and the clitoris. Internal structures include the uterus, ovaries and cervix.

    A cold knife cone biopsy (conization) is surgery to remove a sample of abnormal tissue from the cervix. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus (womb) that opens at the top of the vagina. Abnormal changes in the cells on the surface of the cervix is called .

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    Colposcopy - directed biopsy

    External structures of the female reproductive anatomy include the labium minora and majora, the vagina and the clitoris. Internal structures include the uterus, ovaries and cervix.

    A colposcopy is a special way of looking at the cervix. It uses a light and a low-powered microscope to make the cervix appear much larger. This helps your health care provider find and then abnormal areas in your cervix.

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    Endometrial cancer

    External structures of the female reproductive anatomy include the labium minora and majora, the vagina and the clitoris. Internal structures include the uterus, ovaries and cervix.

    Endometrial cancer is cancer that starts in the endometrium, the lining of the uterus (womb).

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    Fibroadenoma - breast

    Fibroadenoma of the breast is a benign tumor. Benign tumor means it is not caused by cancer.

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    Genital warts

    The female reproductive organs are located in the lower abdomen.

    Genital warts are soft growths on the skin and mucus membranes of the genitals. They may be found on the , , urethra, , , and around and in the anus. Genital warts are spread through sexual contact.

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    Ovarian cancer

    External structures of the female reproductive anatomy include the labium minora and majora, the vagina and the clitoris. Internal structures include the uterus, ovaries and cervix.

    Ovarian cancer is cancer that starts in the ovaries. The ovaries are the female reproductive organs that produce eggs.

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    Pap smear

    External structures of the female reproductive anatomy include the labium minora and majora, the vagina and the clitoris. Internal structures include the uterus, ovaries and cervix.

    The Pap smear is a screening test for cervical cancer. Cells scraped from the opening of the cervix are examined under a microscope. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus (womb) that opens at the top of the vagina.

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    Vaginal tumors

    External structures of the female reproductive anatomy include the labium minora and majora, the vagina and the clitoris. Internal structures include the uterus, ovaries and cervix.

    A vaginal tumor is an abnormal growth of tissue in the vagina, a female reproductive organ.