HPV Test versus Pap Test in Cervical Cancer Screening: which is better?

Dr Filiberto Di Prospero

In past years it was discovered that some Human Papilloma Virus (14 HPV types identified) are responsible for cervical cancer. This evidence led for the first time in medicine to have an effective vaccine against cancer but undoubtedly led to important changes on secondary prevention and diagnostics to. Although HPV infections are extremely common in women under…

FOCUS ON CANDIDA, TRICHOMONAS, BACTERIA AND ATROPHIC VAGINITIS

vaginal candidiasis

In this article we are speaking about one of the most important parts of gynecology, the vaginitis. The VAGINA is a virtual channel (distensible) that communicates externally with external genitalia and internally with the Cervix; reproductive organ pelvic and median learn specifically devoted to sexuality and the passage of the fetus during birth. It is…

What tests for Infertility and Sterility diagnosis?

infertility, tests

Infertility and sterility issue are closely linked. The first is considered a difficulty in having a reproductive success while the other is a condition of impossibility and it can also happen that one of the two diagnoses may migrae during the investigations towards each other. It is also true that very often now Infertility and…

Miscarriage, Repeated Abortions and Threatened Abortion

threatened abortion

Miscarriage is unfortunately a very common pregnancy complication, probably more frequent than thought: in fact very often it happens so early that is mistaken for a simple menstruation delay. A miscarriage experience is common to many women and usually for a single episode are not required special gynecological controls. But when abort episodes are two…