Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Donovanosis Anatomy

To better understand granuloma inguinale, it helps to understand the anatomy of the reproductive tract.

Female Reproductive Anatomy

  • Female reproductive organs
  • Female external genitalia
  • Locations where lymph node swelling can be felt

Male Reproductive Anatomy
  • Testicle
  • Inguinal canal and scrotum
  • Prostate, testes, and penis
  • Prostate and bladder
  • Locations where lymph node swelling can be felt

Last Updated: Dec 14, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Donovanosis References
  1. Hoosen AA, Mphatsoe M, Kharsany AB, Moodley J, Bassa A, Bramdev A. Granuloma inguinale in association with pregnancy and HIV infection. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 1996 May;53(2):133-8. [8735293]
  2. Jamkhedkar PP, Hira SK, Shroff HJ, Lanjewar DN. Clinico-epidemiologic features of granuloma inguinale in the era of acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Sex Transm Dis. 1998 Apr;25(4):196-200. [9564722]
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