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Negative For Malignancy
"had a pap smear in conjunction with an HPV test. Lab returned pap test negative for malignancy. Does result include HPV results?
No.: The "negative for malignancy" refers to the pap. The high-risk hpv test in conjunction with is would be reported as positive or negative. Check with your doctor's office to get that result. The good news for you is that with your normal pap results if your hpv test is negative you can safely extend pap smear screening to up to 5 years. Annual exams are still advised. ...Read more
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
Urine cytology test showed benign urothelial cells negative for malignancy, some red blood cells. Blood test-increase in neutrophils. Sould I worry?
Urine Cytology: If the urine cytology provided a good sample, you needn't worry about a bladder tumor. The increased white cell count (coupled with the red cells in the urine) could signify a bladder infection or inflammatory process, but without further history, it is difficult to pinpoint. A simple urinalysis may help clarify whether you have a bladder infection or not. An increased WBC is entirely non-specific. ...Read more
Can you have positive CD3 T lymphocytes and CD20 positive B lymphocytes with fever, night sweats and weightloss and still be negative for malignancy?
The markers you mentioned are present on normal blood cells and are not a marker of malignancy.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Complex thyroid nodule... Negative for malignancy. .. Adenomatoid nodule with resolving hemorrhage? What? And is it still possible for it to cancerous
Low risk: The risk of malignancy in a thyroid nodule is low, especially after one negative biopsy but it is not 0%. That's why u still need to follow this nodule in time with another ultrasound to make sure it is not growing or changing significantly. If it does, u will need another biopsy or consider taking it out. The nodule u have had blood inside it which had been absorbed, thus "resolving hemorrhage". ...Read more
Alk phosphate 124 ascetic fluid – moderate no of lymphocytes, mesothelial cell with small no of RBC & neutrophlis. Negative for malignancy. Bactec of?
More data required.: Require a thorough history and physical examination by a well-trained physician to assess status and determine appropriate laboratory studies. ...Read more
Excisional biopsy R groin-now seems to be a lymph node near hip bone enlarging and painful. Results were negative for malignancy on biopsy. Normal?
My pap smear say satisfactor for evaluation...Negative forintraepithelial lession/malignancy. Wat this means?
What does satisfactory smear inflammation withreactivecellularchanges, atypia, metaplastic and parabasal cells mean. Negative malignancy do I have cancer?
ASK GYN: You need to ask the GYN as with the punctuation in your question I can not tell if it says Negative Malignancy or if you're asking it. If it states Negative Malignancy, than that means it is not cancerous. The words atypia and metaplastic need to be clarified with your GYN, best wishes. ...Read more
My pap says: negative for intraepithelial malignancy, reactive cellular changes, mixed flora. HPV Negative. Should I be worried? Thank you
Is "gastric antral-type mucosa demonstrating chronic gastritis" a long term autoimmune condition? Negative h.pylori/malignancy/metaplasia/dysplasia.
What is the mean of infammantry smear with mild reactive atypia. Negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy. Is this cancer starting stage?
I have HPV high risk, and what does mean negative for interaepithelial lesion and malignancy a b 02?
Rare for Ca: Hpv has been shown to be associated with cervical squamous ca and now some oral squamous malignancies. The presence of the virus in pap fluid suggests at risk for disease but requires biopsy to demonstrate intraepithelial disease even on pap which is only about 60% accurate. ...Read more
Pap smear results say normal/negative for interepithelial lesions or malignancy but also says reactive epithelial cell changes. Should I be worried?
Pap smear results say normal/negative for interepithelial lesions or malignancy but also says reactive epithelial cell changes. What does that mean?
My Pap smear said negative for intraepithelial lesion and malignancy but my guns is saying Pap results were negative but positive for HPV?
Pap HPV negative & negative for intraepithelial lesions or malignancy but noted moderate inflammation. What does that mean? Sex occurred 48hr before
Nonspecific finding: Inflammation on a pap smear is very nonspecific -- i.e. there are many potential causes. It's so common that many gyns don't even consider it abnormal. STDs are possible if at risk (new partner, partner with other partners, etc), but STDs are relatively uncommon at your age. Ask your doctor about it and whether she recommends repeat pap smear or any other testing. ...Read more
Hello doctor my pap smer result is NEGATIVE FOR IBTRAEPITHELIAL LESION AND MALIGNANCY. Satisfactory for evaluation. Endocervical and/or squamous metap?
Negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy. Shift in flora suggestive of bacterial vaginosis. Reactive cellular changes marked background infla?
Pap results: These pap results are not any major cause for concern. But the inflammation and shift in flora could be the cause of vaginal discharge or odor. Good hygiene and avoiding antibiotics that may interfere with normal bacteria, and a good dose of time are probably the best remedy if any is needed. ...Read more
My pap smear result is negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy. Moderate inflammation. Do I still need to undergo cryotherapy?
More info needed: This depends on appearance of the cervix and results of other tests. Cryotherapy might be recommended if there is substantial cervical ectopy (also sometimes called ectropion), and if it is causing symptoms, like vaginal discharge or spotty bleeding, and if no STD like gonorrhea, chlamydia, or trichomonas. Also, sometimes an antibiotic (e.g. doxycycline) is tried first. Discuss w/ your ObG. ...Read more
My cervical pap smear test report is negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy with sever inflammatory smear dr. Plz say about treatment?
Your GYN can help:
There is nothing to worry about. You may need a short course of antibiotics in case there is vaginal infection (ask your gynecologist about it.
But the main purpose of pap is to make sure you do not have cancer of the cervix or precancer conditions caused by hpv. In that regard you should be happy that it is all well. ...Read more
Pap smear-negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy but positive in Hpv high risk (16, 18, 31, 33) what does this means? Am I at risk for cancer?
At risk: You simply need to be followed extra close. I am glad you are health conscious, and if you comply, you should be fine. ...Read more
Fatigue and muscle loss from shoulders and thighs over 30 month period. Negative PET/CT, is underlying malignancy still a potential cause? Thank you.
Polymyalgia: Polymylagia rheumatica is a common disorder that can cause bilateral upper extremity weakness (difficulty combing your hair) and shoulder aching. Many other conditions could also cause these symptoms. Since you have already had some sophisticated testing, a second opinion consultant would want to review those records. Consider an inbox consult on healthtap, or see a neuromuscular specialist. ...Read more
What does BENIGN ENDOMETRIUM W/ ATROPHIC CHANGES & FEATURES OF GLANDULAR & STROMAL BREAKDOWN mean? NEG FOR HYPHYPERPLASIA, ATYPIA, OR MALIGNANCY.
Pathology 101: An endometrial biopsy is usually done to look for cancer, and the pathologist here saw no signs of cancer (malignancy/atypia) in the sample obtained. The other findings can be seen with or close to menopause (natural or induced by surgery or medications), and can be normal in many situations, but context (why the test was done) is important to be able to interpret this result uniquely for you. ...Read more
I am 53yr old gyney RN, who has had bx metaplastic changes to my endocervix. Continual small watery sangueous lochia. Bx neg for malignancy. Sugges?
Endoscopy bx reads: gastric antral bx showing erosion, chronic inflammation and reactive changes, neg for h. Pylori and malignancy. What does thismean?
Not bad: It means that you probably have some irritation of the stomach lining. The most common causes are acid over-production or bile reflux. It is good news that the h. Pylori is negative and that there is no malignancy. You may need some medication and a re-scope in a few months to ensure proper healing. ...Read more
Pap smear impression-mild inflammatory smear, negative for intra epithelial lesion or malignancy. Adv cx biopsy to rule out chronic cervicitis. Pl adv?
2.5 cm jugular lymph node fna came back neg for malignancy but didn't show infection either. .... next step?
Wait: Studies show that a full history and physical /focus head and neck /thyroid indicated. Ultrasound is done first and lab work if indicated then referral to a specialist in this case ENT. FNAC is not perfect but if the biopsy was performed correctly the pathology under the microscope should be diagnostic but sampling error does occur was it guided? Please read this. Http://tinyurl. Com/z7twwrm ...Read more
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- Negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy
- Negative for malignancy in breast biopsies
- What does negative for intrapithelial lesion adn malignancy mean?
- No evidence of malignancy
- Tsh and malignancy
- Occult malignancy symptoms
- What is occult malignancy?
- Negative for hyperplasia or malignancy