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What are benign squamous cells?

What are benign squamous cells?

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...For example, the inside of your mouth. ...Read more

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What is a benign squamous keratosis?

What is a benign squamous keratosis?

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 helps! Dr Z ...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?

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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Cytology report says : Benign squamous cells with leukocytes. No dyskaryosis seen. What does this mean ? Is it necessary to take vaccination ?

Cytology report says : Benign squamous cells with leukocytes. No dyskaryosis seen. What does this mean ? Is it necessary to take vaccination ?

Normal cytology: The findings you have reported mean that the cells examined under the microscope were normal. If you are referring the the HPV vaccine, you are older than the recommended age group for administration unless you have never had sex. Discuss the vaccine with your doctor for clarification. ...Read more

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Benign endocervical tissue showing immature squamous metaplasia, what is that?

Benign endocervical tissue showing immature squamous metaplasia, what is that?

ask yiour Gynecologi: The doctor who did the test can explain it better. But basically the test is looking for cancer cells which your report says you do not have at the present time. But continue to follow with annual pap tests so that this abnormalityy(minimal abnormality) resolves or gets monitored for any worsening. It is all a very slow process, not of any immediate concern but not always predictable. ...Read more

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Hi Doctor, what it means small fragment of squamous cells with dysplasia, benign endocervical cells present. Thanks?

Hi Doctor, what it means small fragment of squamous cells with dysplasia, benign endocervical cells present. Thanks?

Pap: you need to have your pap test repeated in 3 months to see if has reverted to normal, by in itself cells with dysplasia only means that you may have had a past infection or may have HPV ...Read more

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Pap result: mild inflam. background, superficial & intermed. squamous cells w/ benign endocervical cells; history of 2 irreg. paps. Colposcopy needed?

Pap result: mild inflam. background, superficial & intermed. squamous cells w/ benign endocervical cells; history of 2 irreg. paps. Colposcopy needed?

No: If read accurately, your Pap smear indicates an inflammatory or infectious process - not a premalignant one. Colposcopy is not indicated now but you need to be checked to see what is causing the inflammation...clear the inflammation...repeat the pap...and only then have a colposcopy if the Pap smear shows premalignant cells. You could also be tested for high-risk HPV. ...Read more

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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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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