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A female asked:

had a vaginal bx done and results came back "squamous mucosa with hyperkeratosis, parakeratosis and hypergranulosis". what does that mean?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
No cancer: What you described is the normal structure of vaginal epithelium. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age.

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Last updated Nov 16, 2020

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