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Abnormal vaginal physiology

MedGen UID:
1814405
Concept ID:
C5676841
Finding
HPO: HP:0034268

Definition

Any anomaly of vagina function. [from HPO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Jung E, Romero R, Suksai M, Gotsch F, Chaemsaithong P, Erez O, Conde-Agudelo A, Gomez-Lopez N, Berry SM, Meyyazhagan A, Yoon BH
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2024 Mar;230(3S):S807-S840. Epub 2023 Mar 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2023.02.002. PMID: 38233317
Bhatla N, Singhal S
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2020 May;65:98-108. Epub 2020 Mar 2 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2020.02.008. PMID: 32291178
Hendriks E, MacNaughton H, MacKenzie MC
Am Fam Physician 2019 Feb 1;99(3):166-174. PMID: 30702252

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Chen N, Song S, Bao X, Zhu L
Front Med 2022 Dec;16(6):859-872. Epub 2022 Dec 23 doi: 10.1007/s11684-022-0969-3. PMID: 36562950
Lacroix G, Gouyer V, Gottrand F, Desseyn JL
Int J Mol Sci 2020 Nov 4;21(21) doi: 10.3390/ijms21218266. PMID: 33158227Free PMC Article
Hendriks E, MacNaughton H, MacKenzie MC
Am Fam Physician 2019 Feb 1;99(3):166-174. PMID: 30702252
Miller JL, Groves ML, Baschat AA
Minerva Ginecol 2019 Apr;71(2):163-170. Epub 2018 Nov 27 doi: 10.23736/S0026-4784.18.04355-1. PMID: 30486637
Maccato ML, Kaufman RH
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 1991 Dec;3(6):849-52. PMID: 1818723

Diagnosis

Chen N, Song S, Bao X, Zhu L
Front Med 2022 Dec;16(6):859-872. Epub 2022 Dec 23 doi: 10.1007/s11684-022-0969-3. PMID: 36562950
Hendriks E, MacNaughton H, MacKenzie MC
Am Fam Physician 2019 Feb 1;99(3):166-174. PMID: 30702252
Hughes IA, Werner R, Bunch T, Hiort O
Semin Reprod Med 2012 Oct;30(5):432-42. Epub 2012 Oct 8 doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1324728. PMID: 23044881
Salonen R, Paavola P
J Med Genet 1998 Jun;35(6):497-501. doi: 10.1136/jmg.35.6.497. PMID: 9643292Free PMC Article
Maccato ML, Kaufman RH
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 1991 Dec;3(6):849-52. PMID: 1818723

Therapy

Yeruva T, Lee CH
Curr Pharm Biotechnol 2019;20(1):17-31. doi: 10.2174/1389201020666190207092850. PMID: 30727888
Mendling W
Adv Exp Med Biol 2016;902:83-93. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-31248-4_6. PMID: 27161352
Hilde G, Stær-Jensen J, Siafarikas F, Ellström Engh M, Bø K
Obstet Gynecol 2013 Dec;122(6):1231-8. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000012. PMID: 24201679
Mishell DR Jr
Am J Dis Child 1978 Sep;132(9):912-20. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.1978.02120340088019. PMID: 356591
Tyler ET
Annu Rev Pharmacol 1967;7:381-98. doi: 10.1146/annurev.pa.07.040167.002121. PMID: 5337087

Prognosis

Lacroix G, Gouyer V, Gottrand F, Desseyn JL
Int J Mol Sci 2020 Nov 4;21(21) doi: 10.3390/ijms21218266. PMID: 33158227Free PMC Article
Miller JL, Groves ML, Baschat AA
Minerva Ginecol 2019 Apr;71(2):163-170. Epub 2018 Nov 27 doi: 10.23736/S0026-4784.18.04355-1. PMID: 30486637
Huh WK, Joura EA, Giuliano AR, Iversen OE, de Andrade RP, Ault KA, Bartholomew D, Cestero RM, Fedrizzi EN, Hirschberg AL, Mayrand MH, Ruiz-Sternberg AM, Stapleton JT, Wiley DJ, Ferenczy A, Kurman R, Ronnett BM, Stoler MH, Cuzick J, Garland SM, Kjaer SK, Bautista OM, Haupt R, Moeller E, Ritter M, Roberts CC, Shields C, Luxembourg A
Lancet 2017 Nov 11;390(10108):2143-2159. Epub 2017 Sep 5 doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31821-4. PMID: 28886907
Kailas NA, Sifakis S, Koumantakis E
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 2005 Mar;10(1):19-25. doi: 10.1080/13625180400020861. PMID: 16036294
Sheary B, Dayan L
Aust Fam Physician 2005 Mar;34(3):147-50. PMID: 15799663

Clinical prediction guides

Niyibizi J, Mayrand MH, Audibert F, Monnier P, Brassard P, Laporte L, Lacaille J, Zahreddine M, Bédard MJ, Girard I, Francoeur D, Carceller AM, Lacroix J, Fraser W, Coutlée F, Trottier H; HERITAGE study group
Sex Transm Infect 2022 Dec;98(8):575-581. Epub 2022 Mar 4 doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2021-055172. PMID: 35246478
Opolskiene G, Bumbuliene Z, Kiveryte S, Bartkeviciute A, Ramasauskaite D, Bartkeviciene D
Arch Gynecol Obstet 2021 Jul;304(1):157-162. Epub 2021 Feb 5 doi: 10.1007/s00404-021-05976-1. PMID: 33544205
Bhatla N, Singhal S
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2020 May;65:98-108. Epub 2020 Mar 2 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2020.02.008. PMID: 32291178
Rutayisire E, Huang K, Liu Y, Tao F
BMC Gastroenterol 2016 Jul 30;16(1):86. doi: 10.1186/s12876-016-0498-0. PMID: 27475754Free PMC Article
Mendoza N, Motos MA
Gynecol Endocrinol 2013 Jan;29(1):1-5. Epub 2012 Jul 20 doi: 10.3109/09513590.2012.705378. PMID: 22812659

Recent systematic reviews

Walker KF, Kibuka M, Thornton JG, Jones NW
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 Nov 9;11(11):CD008070. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008070.pub4. PMID: 30411804Free PMC Article
Abalos E, Oladapo OT, Chamillard M, Díaz V, Pasquale J, Bonet M, Souza JP, Gülmezoglu AM
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2018 Apr;223:123-132. Epub 2018 Feb 27 doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2018.02.026. PMID: 29518643Free PMC Article
Rutayisire E, Huang K, Liu Y, Tao F
BMC Gastroenterol 2016 Jul 30;16(1):86. doi: 10.1186/s12876-016-0498-0. PMID: 27475754Free PMC Article
Ezebialu IU, Eke AC, Eleje GU, Nwachukwu CE
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Jun 12;2015(6):CD010762. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD010762.pub2. PMID: 26068943Free PMC Article
Mori R, Tokumasu H, Pledge D, Kenyon S
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011 Oct 5;(10):CD007201. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007201.pub2. PMID: 21975767

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