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Causes Of Squamous Papilloma
Are there any anti viral medications which are effective against established cases of squamous papilloma?
Hpv: There are meds that affect the manifestations of the virus (ie, the papillomas) but it takes the patient's body to get rid of the virus. Imiquimod is an immune modulator that is very effective. Both tri- and bi-choroacetic acid can destroy visible lesions also but have no affect on the virus. ...Read more
Can papilloma squamous epithelium surface keratosis of the bladder be treated if it is growing other then removal?
My 3 year old has had a squamous papilloma for almost two years now inside his lower lip. How did he get this? No one in the family has hpv 6 or 11.
No certain answer.: Oral squamous papilloma are thought to be caused by HPV, most commonly 6 and 11, it is possible that other strains could also cause the lesion. In addition, unless it has been biopsied, squamous papilloma could be confused with verrucas vulgaris which is also thought to be HPV induced, but with strains that often cause common warts on the skin but can occur on mucous membranes. ...Read more
Squamous papilloma & intestinal metaplasia with moderate degree of chronic gastritis. Please explain? Malignant? Curable? Chances of cancer?
What is inverted papilloma with dysplasia and foci of in situto invasive squamous cell carcinoma(transitional)?
What does this mean? Inverted papilloma with dysplasia and foci of in situ invasive squamous cell carcinoma (transitional)?
Premalignant: An inverted papilloma is a tumor in which surface epithelial cells grow downward into the underlying supportive tissue. It may occur in the nose and/or sinuses or in the urinary tract (bladder, renal pelvis, ureter, urethra).. With dysplasia and in-situ squamous Ca this would probably be a premalignant sinus carcinoma bordering on squamous cell Ca needing resection. ...Read more