A 22-year-old male asked:
My biopsy for mouth sore says polypoid squamous tissue fragment with mild acute inflammation and no evidance of dysplasia or malignancy? this means?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Pathology 44 years experience
Good : you do not have cancer, precancerous, or any of several dozen worrisome lesions.
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Family Medicine 37 years experience
Just irritation: No cancer, no pre-cancer and no serious other condition.
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Last updated Mar 12, 2020
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