"Self-Examination" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The inspection of one's own body, usually for signs of disease (e.g., BREAST SELF-EXAMINATION, testicular self-examination).
- Examination, Self
- Examinations, Self
- Self Examination
- Self Examinations
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Self-Examination".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Self-Examination".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Self-Examination" by people in Profiles.
Exploring anal self-examination as a screening tool for women at risk for anal cancer: awareness, interest, and barriers to behavioral uptake. Cancer Causes Control. 2019 Jun; 30(6):559-568.
Understanding Patients' Perspectives and Information Needs Following a Positive Home Human Papillomavirus Self-Sampling Kit Result. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 03; 28(3):384-392.
Performance of a rapid self-test for detection of Trichomonas vaginalis in South Africa and Brazil. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Mar; 51(3):1037-9.
Home-based self-sampling and self-testing for sexually transmitted infections: acceptable and feasible alternatives to provider-based screening in low-income women in S?o Paulo, Brazil. Sex Transm Dis. 2007 Jul; 34(7):421-8.