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ch 4 pt 6 fa08 - Dermoid cysts Endometriomas Functional...

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Common Diseases: Female Endometriosis Uterine fibroids Ovarian cysts Ovarian cancer Invasive cervical cancer Endometrial cancer
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Endometriosis Tissue from the lining of the uterus migrates to other parts of the body
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Uterine Fibroids (Myomas) Benign solid tumors that form on the inside or outside of the uterus or within the uterine walls
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Ovarian Cysts An abnormal fluid- or gel-filled sac that forms on an ovary 3 main types Functional cysts
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Unformatted text preview: Dermoid cysts Endometriomas Functional Cyst Dermoid Cyst Endometrioma Cyst Polycystic Ovary Disease Enlarged ovaries with multiple cysts Caused by an overproduction of male hormones Ovarian Cancer Growth and spread of abnormal cells in the ovary Invasive Cervical Cancer abnormal cells grow beyond the outer tissue surface and into the cervix itself Endometrial Cancer Growth of abnormal cells in uterine lining...
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