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I had 3 white patches inside my mouth I did biobsy result came back A and B lichenoid Mucostis epithelial atypia and C mild epithelial dysplasia thx?

I had 3 white patches inside my mouth I did biobsy result came back A and B lichenoid Mucostis epithelial atypia and C mild epithelial dysplasia thx?

? Leukoplakia?: These patches are abnormal and are likely caused by smoking or chewing tobacco. Your doctor should have explained to you what it all means. These areas of your mouth should be rechecked regularly by your Dentist or by a oral surgeon to make sure that it does not change into oral cancer. Tell us if you smoke or drink alcohol or both??? ...Read more

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Dysplasia (Definition)

Abnormal cells which may be pre-malignant, but can also result ...Read more


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I got oral biobsy of my mouth cheek and the result came back epithelial dysplasia I don't smoke I have sharp tooth and I bite my cheek a lot thank u?

I got oral biobsy of my mouth cheek and the result came back epithelial dysplasia I don't smoke I have sharp tooth and I bite my cheek a lot thank u?

Contact DDS: See your dentist to address your sharp tooth, since it may be an irritating factor. In addition, speak to your dentist about your parafunctional habit of cheek biting. ...Read more

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I don't smoke and I don't drink I did a biobsy because I had a white patch inside my mouth cheek result came mild epithelial dysplasia is it cancer?

I don't smoke and I don't drink I did a biobsy because I had a white patch inside my mouth cheek result came mild epithelial dysplasia is it cancer?

Epithelial Dysplasia: Is a condition that can lead to cancer but is not cancer.
As you don't drink or smoke it may possibly resolve on its own or it may progress.
Have an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon examine you and review the Pathologist's report. (S)he will advise you what to do next. ...Read more

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Epithelial cell abnormality, High-Grade Squamous Intraephithelial lesion, atypical glandular cells and sever dysplasia. What should my concern be?

Epithelial cell abnormality, High-Grade Squamous Intraephithelial lesion, atypical glandular cells and sever dysplasia. What should my concern be?

Pap smear: Is this the result of your pap smear? if yes, then it means moderate or severe cervical intraepithelial neoplasia or carcinoma in situ, which in some cases could lead to cervical cancer. you need Colposcopy and possible biopsy.
Talk to your Gynecologist regarding a treatment plan. ...Read more

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Hph positive. Last pap EPITHELIAL CELL ABNORMALITY LGSIL, Mild DYSPLASIA. I am also immunocompromissed. Treatment? Opinions? Want to compare with my Gyn

Hph positive. Last pap EPITHELIAL CELL ABNORMALITY LGSIL, Mild DYSPLASIA. I am also immunocompromissed. Treatment? Opinions? Want to compare with my Gyn

Watch it closely: Nobody here can advise you without a full knowledge of your pap smear history, your smoking habits, HPV status if known, personal wishes, and why you're immunocompromised. Simply ask you physician, "Is the guidance you're giving me in keeping with the Bethesda protocols / other consensus documents? " It'll be close follow-up versus biopsy. Best wishes. ...Read more

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My PAP came back with "epithelial cell abnormality. LGSIL; mild dysplasia and human papilloma virus effects are present". What does this mean?

My PAP came back with "epithelial cell abnormality. LGSIL; mild dysplasia and human papilloma virus effects are present". What does this mean?

HPV, dysplasia: You have HPV and it has caused minor cellular abnormalities in your cervix. L (G)SIL stands for low (grade) squamous intra-epithelial lesion, usually due to a low risk (non cancer-causing) type of HPV. Most likely this is not serious, but follow your doctor's advice on follow-up testing and perhaps treatment. Get vaccinated to prevent more serious HPV infections and get tested for other STDs. ...Read more

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What is skeletal dysplasia?

Abnormal bones: Skeletal dysplasias represent abnormal structure and development of bones. Some are genetic in their development. Dysplasia is classified according to part of bone affected, epiphysis, metaphysis, or diaphysis Bone deformities can develop and often dwarfism is result of bone dysplasia. ...Read more

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What's ectodermal dysplasia?

Many types...: Ectodermal dysplasia is a group of conditions in which there is abnormal development of the skin, hair, nails, teeth, or sweat glands.

See:
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002440/. ...Read more

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What is cleidocranial dysplasia?

Bone disease..: Cleidocranial dysplasia is a condition that primarily affects the development of the bones and teeth. It can be inherited from one affected parent, or be a new mutation in an affected individual. It is important for a patient with this disease to see a geneticist. They can help coordinate care with other specialists (bone doctors, dentists) for this disease. ...Read more

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No evidence of malignancy or dysplasia?

No evidence of malignancy or dysplasia?

Sounds good: But that report has to be taken in context with the circumstances (kind of cancer, type of biopsy, any abnormalities in scans, etc.). Whosoever ordered the test should go over it with you. Hope is real. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about fibromuscular dysplasia?

Yes: It's non-atherosclerotic narrowing of arteries that can cause ischemia (circulation deficiency) and necrosis (heart attack) but occurs in younger people who without atherosclerotic risk factors. ...Read more

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What's the difference between metaplasia and dysplasia?

What's the difference between metaplasia and dysplasia?

Benign vs precancer: Metaplasia (on the cervix) is simply cell changes that are not typical for that area. It is not considered dangerous or pre-malignant so nothing is usually done. Dysplasia, on the other hand, is a pre-cancerous change. Dysplasia can be mild or severe and usually requires surveillance or treatment. I hope that helps. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Ectodermal dysplasia?

Ectodermal dysplasia: Ectodermal dysplasia = group of syndromes/disorder affecting structure of ectodermal origin (such as skin, hair, nails, teeth, sweat glands). ...Read more

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How do you treat ectodermal dysplasia at home if it is still early?

Very serious illness: The key is avoiding heat and dehydration if the person has no sweat glands, and managing whatever other problems may exist. There are dozens of types. Each needs specialist evaluation. ...Read more

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I have ectodermal dysplasia. I'm not sure if my child will come up with the same condition.?

I have ectodermal dysplasia. I'm not sure if my child will come up with the same condition.?

Genetics vary: There are different types of ectodermal dysplasia. Some are x-linked recessive and some are autosomal dominant. So depending on which parent has the condition, children could be free from the condition, be carriers, or have the disease. This would depend on the type of ectodermal dysplasia that the parent has. ...Read more

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Had a 6mm Tubervillous polyp removed Showed high grade dysplasia in some areas. Have to repeat in 6 months be of piecemeal. Should I be concerned?

Had a 6mm Tubervillous polyp removed Showed high grade dysplasia in some areas. Have to repeat in 6 months be of piecemeal. Should I be concerned?

Follow-up testing: Do follow your doctor's advice for follow-up testing. You need not be concerned.
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, if you have sex. ...Read more

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I have had 2 colposcopies showing low grade dysplasia. I am due for another colposcopie soon but want an iud. Can I have one before the my colposcopie?

Yes: Deciding to place an iud should have no effect on management of your abnormal pap smear. At the present, careful surveillance (as you are undergoing) for low grade dysplasia is the most reasonable approach. An std screen (which you probably already have had) is appropriate prior to placement of an iud. ...Read more

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What causes dysplasia of cervix?

What causes dysplasia of cervix?

Human Papillomavirus: The most common cause of dysplasia of the uterine cervix is human papillomavirus (hpv). There are several hundred types, but 6, 11, 16, 18, 32, and 33 are the most common. It is a pre-cursor to the development of cancer. However, with cervical cytology (pap smears), people with low grade dysplasia (lgsil) rarely progress, while patients with hgsil will have excision (cone biopsy). ...Read more

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Do all adenomatous polyps have signs of dysplasia?

Do all adenomatous polyps have signs of dysplasia?

No always: These should be removed and not left in place but not all adenomatious ployps have signs dysplasia. ...Read more

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What treatments are there for spondylopiphyseal dysplasia?

Managing disease...: Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia (sed) affects many systems in the body. While there are no cures, it is very important to have a team of specialists to help with the complications of this disease. These include orthopedists (bone issues such as neck stability, joint health, and spine issues), ophthalmologists (retinal problems), and otolaryngologists (hearing deficits). ...Read more

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What is dysplasia?

Bad + formation: The term is derived from the greek roots dys= bad & plassein =to form. It has been applied to situations where body parts didn't develop properly during pregnancy or after birth. Bony dysplasia= bones formed wrong. It is also applied to situations where the bad formation occurs later= tumors where a normal tissue converts to a new "bad"pattern of growth. ...Read more

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What is dysplasia vs neoplasia?

What is dysplasia vs neoplasia?

Precancerous Cells: Dysplasia is considered pre-cancerous and is usually graded by severity (mild-moderate-severe). On the cervix, mild dysplasia = mild cervical intra epithelial neoplasia or cin i. The words are often interchangeable and both mean "precancerous". I hope that helped, take care. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about skeletal dysplasia?

Can you tell me about skeletal dysplasia?

Abnormal bones: Skeletal dysplasias represent abnormal structure and development of bones. Some are genetic in their etiology. Dysplasia is classified according to part of bone affected, epiphysis, metaphysis, or diaphysis Bone deformities can develop and often dwarfism is result of bone dysplasia. ...Read more

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Focal high grade dysplasia is very dangerous?

Needs evaluation: You have precancerous cells on the cervix most likely due to the human papilloma virus.
Your next step should be colposcopy and biopsy and later most likely a LEEP procedure where the surface of the cervix is removed as an office procedure. ...Read more

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How often should I be tested if I have dysplasia?

Your doctor is your: Your best guide is your doctor who gave you this diagnosis. Most such reports require follow up anywhere between 6 monthly to once yearly. Where is this dysplasia located?
Please check with your doctor about further follow up. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: dysplasia?

Abnormal cells: Abnormal cells which may be pre-malignant, but can also result from infections and inflammation. ...Read more

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What is skeletal dysplasia and what are the symptoms?

Dwarfism: Skeletal dysplasia is any of more than 200 conditions that result in the abnormal size and shape of bones and consequent disproportionately short stature, commonly called "dwarfism.". ...Read more

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Skeletal dysplasia? What exactly is this andbwhat are symptoms?

Dwarfism: Disproportionately short stature dwarfism is skeletal dysplasia and it is officially osteochondrodysplasia. There are around 200 different disorders. These people have changes of cartilage and bone growth and can develop changes such as abnormal shape and size of the bones, . ...Read more