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September 2017

Number FAQ028, September 2017

What is vaginitis? Vaginitis is an inflammation of the vagina. As many as one third of women will have symptoms of vaginitis sometime during their lives. Vaginitis affects women of all ages but is most common during the reproductive years.


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September 2017

Number FAQ020, September 2017

How common is painful sex? Pain during intercourse is very common—nearly 3 out of 4 women have pain during intercourse at some time during their lives. For some women, the pain is only a temporary problem; for others, it is a long-term problem.


SP009 Resumen general de las infecciones de transmisión sexual Toda persona que tenga contacto sexual—sexo vaginal, anal u oral—con otra, puede contraer una infección de transmisión sexual. Es posible que las personas con una infección de transmisión sexual no presenten síntomas y no sepan que la tienen. Aunque no presente síntomas, su salud podría verse afectada. Las infecciones de transmisión sexual pueden ser muy perjudiciales a su organismo, e incluso causar la Cómo prevenir las infecciones de transmisión sexual The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists WOM...


Number Number 708, July 2017

ABSTRACT: The population of women who sell or exchange sex or intimate sexual services for material goods or services, also called “sex work,” often is unrecognized in the typical obstetric and gynecologic practice. The prevalence of this behavior among adult women is difficult to quantify because of its frequent omission from the routine sexual history by women and clinicians. Data on the prevalence of sex work in the United States are largely lacking. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists supports increasing awareness about the health risks, preventive care needs, and limi...


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July 2017

Number Number 706, July 2017

ABSTRACT: Sexuality involves a broad range of expressions of intimacy and is fundamental to self-dentification, with strong cultural, biologic, and psychologic components. Obstetrician–gynecologists often are consulted by patients about sexual health and are in a unique position to open a dialogue on sexual health issues. Several obstacles to frank conversations with patients about sexual health exist, including a lack of adequate training and confidence in the topic, a perception that there are few treatment options, a lack of adequate clinical time to obtain a sexual history, patients’ rel...


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July 2017

Number FAQ113, July 2017

What is human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)? Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the virus that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).


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July 2017

SP072 Respuesta sexual Mucha gente cree que las relaciones sexuales comienzan con el deseo, lo que lleva a la excitación sexual y después el orgasmo. Aunque este puede ser el caso para los hombres, algunos estudios indican que las respuestas sexuales de las mujeres son más complejas. Para muchas mujeres, el deseo físico no siempre es el punto inicial. Una mujer puede sentirse motivada a tener relaciones sexuales como una manera de sentirse cerca de su pareja o revelar sus sentimientos. El deseo físico de las relaciones sexuales es posible que no ocurra hasta después de que haya...


SP191 Cómo ocurre una infección del virus del papiloma humano Hay más de 150 tipos del VPH. Alrededor de 40 tipos infectan el área genital de los hombres y las mujeres, y se transmiten mediante el contacto con la piel durante el sexo vaginal, anal u oral. La infección genital del VPH puede ocurrir aun si no tiene coito sexual. La vacuna contra el virus del papiloma humano The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists WOMEN’S HEALTH CARE PHYSICIANS PATIENT EDUCATI N La Salud de la Mujer • SP191 Al igual que con muchas otras infecciones de transmisión sexual, a menu...


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July 2017

Number AP020, July 2017

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July 2017

Number AP028, July 2017

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