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What does it mean when a doctor tells me im on stage 3 of change if cells? I have a colposcopy comming up, but what can it be std? Cancer? Any answers

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: HSIL-CIN 3

I assume that you are talking about high grade intraepithelial lesion- cin 3- carcinoma in situ.
It refers to severely cellular changes on the cervical epithelial lining., colposcopy is needed. The treatment is to remove (excise) or destroy (ablate) the abnormal area to prevent cancer. The risk to develop invasive cancer of the cervix is about 20% if nothing is done, follow up w/ your gyne closely.

In brief: HSIL-CIN 3

I assume that you are talking about high grade intraepithelial lesion- cin 3- carcinoma in situ.
It refers to severely cellular changes on the cervical epithelial lining., colposcopy is needed. The treatment is to remove (excise) or destroy (ablate) the abnormal area to prevent cancer. The risk to develop invasive cancer of the cervix is about 20% if nothing is done, follow up w/ your gyne closely.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: More info needed

Many presumptions would have to be made to answer your question.
Can you be more specific? Was this told to you regarding a cervical biopsy or pap smear? What changes are stage 3? Do you have cin grade 3?

In brief: More info needed

Many presumptions would have to be made to answer your question.
Can you be more specific? Was this told to you regarding a cervical biopsy or pap smear? What changes are stage 3? Do you have cin grade 3?
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine

In brief: Stage 3

Of what kind of cancer?

In brief: Stage 3

Of what kind of cancer?
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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