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Mucosa (Definition)

Mucosa is the moist tissue that lines parts of the inside of your body, including your nose, mouth, lungs, and the ...Read more


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I had a hysterectomy 24 years ago, and had my first pap in 18 years, the results were: Benign squamous mucosa with endosalpingiosis?

Talk to your MD: You need to talk to your GYN MD about the pap smear results. The benign squamous mucosa is consistent with the upper vaginal wall. The Endosalpingiosis suggests a portion of a Fallopian tube is "trapped" in the vaginal cuff and may produce future vaginal bleeding. ...Read more

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I have BENIGN GASTRIC MUCOSA SHOWING CHRONIC INACTIVE GASTRITIS. What does that mean? I also have congestion, erythema, and erosion in my gastric antrum. Do I have a possibility of it becoming cancerous?

I have BENIGN GASTRIC MUCOSA SHOWING CHRONIC INACTIVE GASTRITIS. What does that mean? I also have congestion, erythema, and erosion in my gastric antrum. Do I have a possibility of it becoming cancerous?

Well: The best person to answer your queries is the physician who performed the scope and took the biopsies, what you have is common, but has to be interpreted in a clinical context, best wishes ...Read more

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Endoscopy pathology report. Benign gastric antral mucosa with mild chronoc inactive gastitis focal intestinal metaplasia present? What does it mean?

Endoscopy pathology report. Benign gastric antral mucosa with mild chronoc inactive gastitis focal intestinal metaplasia present? What does it mean?

No cancer: There are no serious issues with the tissue submitted to pathology.
For 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. 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.
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Please define: Benign ectocervical and endocervical mucosa with previous biopsy site reaction, associated chronic cervicitis and reactive change.

Please define: Benign ectocervical and endocervical mucosa with previous biopsy site reaction, associated chronic cervicitis and reactive change.

No cancer: The findings are non-specific and not diagnostic of a defined entity. Do follow your doctor's advice for follow-up tests.
For 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.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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BENIGN CERVICAL TRANSFORMATION ZONE MUCOSA WITH ACUTE AND CHRONIC INFLAMMATION AND REACTIVE CHANGES. - NO SQUAMOUS INTRAEPITHELIAL LESION (DYSPLASI?

BENIGN CERVICAL TRANSFORMATION ZONE MUCOSA WITH ACUTE AND CHRONIC INFLAMMATION AND REACTIVE CHANGES. - NO SQUAMOUS INTRAEPITHELIAL LESION (DYSPLASI?

No cancer: Not even hit of cancer. There is some inflammation in the cervical canal. Keep up with periodic PAP smears.
For 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.
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I just got my cervical biopsy results and was wondering what does unremarkable squamous mucosa mean? Benign endocervical tissue.

No tumor: The information you provided means that there is no need for any concern. Your tissues were normal.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. 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.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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BENIGN CERVICAL TRANSFORMATION ZONE MUCOSA WITH ACUTE AND CHRONIC INFLAMMATION AND REACTIVE CHANGES. NO SQUAMOUS INTRAEPITHELIAL LESION (DYSPLASIA)?

No concern: Not even hit of cancer. There is some inflammation in the cervical canal. Keep up with periodic PAP smears.
For 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.
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Biopsy:Cervical squamous mucosa w/ reactive epithelial changes and hyperkeratosis. Endocerv. Curetting:benign endocerv. Tissue. Can you help understand?

Doctor Speak: There is nothing scary in those results. "Benign endocervical tissue" means there is normal, non-cancerous tissue from the endocervix. "Cervical Squamous mucosa" is simply normal skin from the outer cervix. "Reactive epithelial changes" mean that they see evidence of a reaction by the skin to irritation or injury. Hyperkeratosis is an increased amount of keratin in the skin. ...Read more

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I was Diagnosed with Severe Dysplasia (CIN3)involving ectocervical squamous mucosa and fragments of benign endocervical glandular epithelium.?

I was Diagnosed with Severe Dysplasia (CIN3)involving ectocervical squamous mucosa and fragments of benign endocervical glandular epithelium.?

Cervical Cancer: CIN3 is a high risk precursor to cervical cancer and needs to be treated and followed up. Local procedures like LEEP or cone biopsy are important to exclude possible occult invasion. Follow-up following those with visual exam, pap and HPV testing to exclude recurrence or residual are vital. Visual exam to exclude HPV disease of vagina or vulva are also important. ...Read more

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Biopsy pathology results (Benign markedly Hyperplastic vaginal squamous mucosa showing atypia suggestive of an hpv effect) was I infected with hpv?

Biopsy pathology results (Benign markedly Hyperplastic vaginal squamous mucosa showing atypia suggestive of an hpv effect) was I infected with hpv?

Likely: About 80% of the women get HPV infection during college, if sexually active. The results are not worrisome, but you should get regular PAP smears, as advised by your doctor. You may visit this site for information on this topic: https://www. Cdc. Gov/std/hpv/stdfact-hpv. Htm
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.
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Had endoscopy done... extremely mild IM found. Here is what was written: antral-type and body type gastric mucosa with focal intestinal metaplasia. GI doctor told me to check up in a year. She found everything to be benign. Thoughts? Huge risk? None?

Had endoscopy done... extremely mild IM found. Here is what was written: antral-type and body type gastric mucosa with focal intestinal metaplasia. GI doctor told me to check up in a year. She found everything to be benign. Thoughts? Huge risk? None?

Not a huge risk, but:: RISK IS INCREASED BUT NOT HUGE. In one study the risk of metaplasia > gastric cancer was 1 IN 39 PATIENTS OVER A 20 YEAR PERIOD. FACTORS INCREASING RISK: tobacco smoking, salt and salt preserved foods, processed meat and fish (label will list "nitrites"), diets low in fruits and vegetables, H.pylori infection, obesity. AVOIDING THESE RISK FACTORS WILL REDUCE YOUR CHANCE OF GASTRIC CANCER. ...Read more

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Biopsy report, benign my oral lesion; Squamous Mucosa, Minary Salvary Gland, Blood Clot, Mild Chronic inflammation. 14 days and still sore. Normal?

Biopsy report, benign my oral lesion; Squamous Mucosa, Minary Salvary Gland, Blood Clot, Mild Chronic inflammation. 14 days and still sore. Normal?

Healing: Healing varies greatly based upon age, general health, medical conditions, medications taken, care of wound, types of foods ingested, and largely based upon location and size of tissue excised for biopsy. Discuss this issue with the doctor who performed the biopsy and is responsible for your care and well-being. ...Read more

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What is the meaning of this biopsy result? (Benign markedly Hyperplastic vaginal squamous mucosa showing atypia suggestive of an hpv effect) is this contagious? Does this mean I have hpv? Doctor said it’s not condyloma. I’m confused.

What is the meaning of this biopsy result? (Benign markedly Hyperplastic vaginal squamous mucosa showing atypia suggestive of an hpv effect) is this contagious? Does this mean I have hpv? Doctor said it’s not condyloma. I’m confused.

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How does a normal mucosa look?

Normal mucosa.: Here are some examples:
http://www. Laendo. Net/table/endoscopic-images/normal/. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: mucosa?

What is the definition or description of: mucosa?

Lining: Mucosa is the moist tissue that lines parts of the inside of your body, including
your nose, mouth, lungs, and the urinary and digestive tracts. ...Read more

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What is nodular mucosa?

What is nodular mucosa?

Nodular mucosa: Generally speaking, mucosa, or the lining of the GI tract is relatively smooth appearing, with the exception of the small intestine, which appears like numerous fingers projecting from the mucosa. Nodular mucosa is a lumpy-bumpy appearance that can be benign. Generally it would be biopsied to assist in the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What exactly is erythematous mucosa?

Inflammation: Mucous membranes cover most of the internal organs and spaces of the body. If the mucosa is is erythmatous, it means it is red and this usually means inflammed or irritated. This can be due to infections, trauma, auto-immune disorders and toxic agents that come into contact. In your case, it would depend on where, why and when. Discuss with your doctor if needed. ...Read more

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What are polyps and what is normal mucosa?

Endoscopy?: Did you have an endoscopy? mucosa is the name for the first layer of hollow organs like the nostrils, the airways, the guts, that come into contact with the outside world, so named because they secret mucus. So normal mucosa means that layer is normal. Polyp is the name we give to any extra tissue hanging from mucosa. Polyps can be either harmless or harmful. Usually a biopsy can tell difference. ...Read more

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What is Oedematous Mucosa and how can be cured?

??: Oedematous Mucosa is generally associated with a sinus infection. The infection can be viral or bacterial. Majority start out viral, and are treated with increased fluids, decongestants which shrink the nasal mucosal oedema and help open the natural ostia of the sinuses and allow re-aeration and muco-ciliary drainage. irrigation of the nose with normal saline nasal spray is helpful also. ...Read more

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What is flatish looking duodenal mucosa?

What is flatish looking duodenal mucosa?

↓ed normal villi: The multiple small projections of cells, call villi, which greatly increase surface area for interaction with food are decreased, thus resulting in a flattened appearance. This is somewhat typical of celiac sprue but there are many possibilities. ...Read more

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Grade2 esophagitis and mucosa inflamed distally?

Grade2 esophagitis and mucosa inflamed distally?

Esophagitis: Esophagitis is unusual in a person in their 30s, but can happen. Omeprazole definitely indicated, at least for 8 weeks, probably longer. Important also is how and what you eat. Smaller meals, chew thoroughly, minimal spice, no alcohol, don't overeat. Eat slowly. Don't eat for 1 hour before bed time. For 2 weeks you might benefit from twice a day omeprazole -- ask doc. Mylanta every 2 hrs ...Read more

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Colonoscopy found multiple mucosa target lesions--what could cause this?

Colon target lesions: Sorry for confusion, but gastroenterologists commonly use the term "aphthous ulcers" to describe small ulcerations in the colon & small intestine. When terminology is applied precisely, the ulcers are associated with inflammatory bowel disease. Descriptively, but less precise, ulcers of similar appearance are seen in the lower GI tract with use of aspirin, with lymphoid hyperplasia, herpes, others. ...Read more

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Painless white lesion which involves buccal mucosa bilateral, in 50 year old female?

Painless white lesion which involves buccal mucosa bilateral, in 50 year old female?

WaitForTheWhitesOf..: If bilateral it usually means something irritative, like the teeth scraping the sides of the mouth, but not always. In general, persistent white patches in the mouth may mean trouble, especially in smokers or ex-smokers and drinkers, especially if just on one side. But take no chances and see an ENT doctor or oral surgeon for a take-look. Chances are it's nothing but there's a small chance it is. ...Read more

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I just had a colonoscopy and they found multiple mucosa targt lesions. What could causes this?

I just had a colonoscopy and they found multiple mucosa targt lesions. What could causes this?

Target lesions?: I am assuming that you are referring to a pale central area surrounded by a red ring. This is generally bowel prep artifact, however if there was any concern on the physician's part, a biopsy would have been taken. ...Read more