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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Springer
24 years experience Family Medicine
Good News: Benign for all intensive purposes means that its not something bad. Squamous epithelium is a type of cell that lines a body cavity or internal organ. ... Read More

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Scotchie
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abnormal cells: Squamous cells line the junction on the cervix between the vaginal cells and the endometrial canal cells; pap smear screen for abnormal appearances in ... Read More
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Dr. John Geisler
27 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Atypical cells: This answer on a pap smear means that there are abnormal cells that do not look bad enough to call dysplasia. Because you are less than 30, no hpv te ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Just three words?...: We all have squamous cells; can't live without them. If you did not ask for premium, paid services, then this HealthTap public forum is free. Post a l ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Benign / worrisome: Usually this is a pap smear finding. Metaplasia is replacement of a normal mature tissue type with another normal mature tissue type, in the cervix th ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
May be abnormal cell: It is a term used by Pathologists to imply that your cells are somewhat deranged and not entirely normal. Sometimes this means that such cells can det ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
It is: a benign (harmless) skin lesion usually thought to be associated with aging (skin damage) and sun exposure. (Often called "brown spots") Hope this he ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Abnormal cells: These are abnormal cells but they are not cancerous at present. So you need it rechecked as instructed by your doctor as there may be increased risk o ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marina Landa
32 years experience Pathology
Cervical canal linin: Cervical canal lining cells or transformation zone, the most sensitive for human papilloma virus infection changes. So it is necessary to see them on ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
27 years experience Urology
Several things: Having an abnormal urilnalysis can result from several factors. Things such as infection, bladder stones, catheterization (especially prolonged urinar ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Squamous: Describes the tile like architecture of cells; however, their behavior is deranged, nuclei irregualrly enlarged and do not respect boundaries.
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