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The vulva is the external genital organs of the female. In colloquial speech, the term ''vagina'' is often wrongly used to refer to the female genitals generally. The vagina is a specific internal structure, whereas the vulva is the whole exterior genitalia.
Trial positions single-dose HPV vaccination as a high impact public health intervention

Trial positions single-dose HPV vaccination as a high impact public health intervention

Researchers discover unique self-destructive process in aging nematode worms

Researchers discover unique self-destructive process in aging nematode worms

Mount Sinai awarded more than $4 million to evaluate anal cancer screening in high-risk women

Mount Sinai awarded more than $4 million to evaluate anal cancer screening in high-risk women

ASCCP voices support for 2020 ACS guidelines, recognizes the need to shift to primary HPV screening

ASCCP voices support for 2020 ACS guidelines, recognizes the need to shift to primary HPV screening

First-ever systematic review to understand geographic factors that affect HPV vaccination rates

First-ever systematic review to understand geographic factors that affect HPV vaccination rates

No added risks to radiation therapy for cancer patients with COVID-19, says study

No added risks to radiation therapy for cancer patients with COVID-19, says study

NAMS publishes the 2020 Genitourinary Syndrome Of Menopause Position Statement

NAMS publishes the 2020 Genitourinary Syndrome Of Menopause Position Statement

ASCCP issues new guidelines for managing abnormal results on cervical cancer screening

ASCCP issues new guidelines for managing abnormal results on cervical cancer screening

What parents need to know about the HPV vaccine

What parents need to know about the HPV vaccine

Cancer patients have higher risk of cardiovascular death

Cancer patients have higher risk of cardiovascular death

Risk of death from heart disease found to be higher in cancer patients

Risk of death from heart disease found to be higher in cancer patients

Cochrane review provides information on HPV vaccines and dose schedules in young women, men

Cochrane review provides information on HPV vaccines and dose schedules in young women, men

Researchers analyze trends in episiotomy use among vaginal deliveries

Researchers analyze trends in episiotomy use among vaginal deliveries

Brazilian plant extract fights Candidiasis

Brazilian plant extract fights Candidiasis

Federal experts’ advice on HPV vaccine could leave adults confused

Federal experts’ advice on HPV vaccine could leave adults confused

One dose of HPV vaccine has comparable effectiveness to two or three doses

One dose of HPV vaccine has comparable effectiveness to two or three doses

Wearing tight pants and pubic-hair removal linked to increased risk of vulvodynia

Wearing tight pants and pubic-hair removal linked to increased risk of vulvodynia

Revolutionary treatment uses fat cells to correct vaginal and post-menopausal problems

Revolutionary treatment uses fat cells to correct vaginal and post-menopausal problems

Researchers uncover mechanism that initiates sexual organs maturation

Researchers uncover mechanism that initiates sexual organs maturation

Sexual function in women with vulva pain improved with oral nerve pain medication

Sexual function in women with vulva pain improved with oral nerve pain medication