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The Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, the official publication of the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathologythe Australian Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, the Society of Canadian Colposcopists, the International Federation of Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy, Asociación Española de Patología Cervical y Colposcopia, and  the International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease, is the source for the latest science in the field of diagnosis, etiology, and the therapy of pathologic conditions of the cervix, vagina, vulva, and anus.  The Journal is a peer-reviewed publication for the exchange of information among interested health care providers from many different disciplines including pathology, cytology, cytogenetics, gynecologic oncology, endocrinology, preventive medicine, basic science, and clinical medicine. 
 

New basic science section: For this section, we are interested in quality manuscripts on the biologic research of disease processes in the lower genital tract, as well as basic and translational research on the prevention of these diseases.  We encourage submission on laboratory investigations, in-vitro and ex-vivo models, animal models, and pilot data in humans.  The range of topics of interest is very broad and may include human papillomavirus biology, genital tract physiology, bioactivity of a new agent for prevention or treatment of lower genital tract disease, epidemiology, molecular markers/genotyping and other basic research issues.
 

Features include:

  • original, peer-reviewed articles
  • book reviews
  • case reports
  • review articles
  • basic science
  • instructional cases with photographs
  • descriptions of technique/technology
  • abstracts from meetings


Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Senior Publisher
Desirée de Myer
desiree.demyer@wolterskluwer.com

Advertising Sales Representative
Bethann H. Sands
Bethann.Sands@wolterskluwer.com

Production Editor
Jessica Heise
Jessica.Heise@wolterskluwer.com

Senior Production Associate
Lisa Folden Bowling
lisa.bowling@wolterskluwer.com

Marketing Manager
Robert O’Malley
robert.omalley@wolterskluwer.com

Translation, Rights & Licensing
Silvia Serra
translationrights@wolterskluwer.com


LWW Business Offices
333 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 646-674-6300
www.lww.com

Editor-in-Chief
Herschel W. Lawson, MD
hlawson@asccp.org
Phone: 404-272-9696

Journal Administrative Coordinator
Sandra F. Smith
ssmith@asccp.org
Phone: 608-669-1260


Society Offices
American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
1530 Tilco Drive, Suite C
Frederick, MD 21704 
Phone: 800-787-7227 (toll-free)
Fax: 240-575-9880
www.asccp.org