atypical hyperplasia

A benign (noncancerous) condition in which cells look abnormal under a microscope and are increased in number.

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  • Atypical hyperplasia — is a benign (noncancerous) condition in which cells look abnormal under a microscope and are increased in number. External links * [http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/db alpha.aspx?CdrID=46522 Atypical hyperplasia] entry in the public domain NCI… …   Wikipedia

  • Hyperplasia — plasia Anaplasia – dedifferentiation Hyperplasia – physiological proliferation Increase in number of cells Neoplasia – abnormal proliferation Dysplasia – maturation abnormality Metaplasia – cell type conversion …   Wikipedia

  • Hyperplasia — A condition in which there is an increase in the number of normal cells in a tissue or organ. * * * An increase in number of normal cells in a tissue or organ, excluding tumor formation, whereby the bulk of the part or organ may be increased. SEE …   Medical dictionary

  • Endometrial hyperplasia — Infobox Disease Name = Endometrial hyperplasia Caption = Velvety polyps of endometrial hyperplasia in a hysterectomy specimen DiseasesDB = 4263 ICD10 = N85.0 ICD9 = ICD9|621.3 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 3334… …   Wikipedia

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  • Endometrial hyperplasia — A condition characterized by overgrowth of the lining of the uterus. Hyperplasia means overgrowth. The endometrium is the inner layer of the uterus. * * * an increase in the thickness of the cells of the endometrium, usually due to prolonged… …   Medical dictionary

  • Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia — Classification and external resources ICD 10 D21 (ILDS D21.M20) Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia (also known as Masson s hemangio endotheliome vegetant intravasculaire, [1] Masson s lesion …   Wikipedia

  • endometrial hyperplasia — an increase in the thickness of the cells of the endometrium, usually due to prolonged exposure to unopposed oestrogen, which can be endogenous, as in anovular menstrual cycles; or exogenous, deriving, for example, from hormone replacement… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Fibrocystic breast changes — Classification and external resources Micrograph showing fibrocystic breast changes. H E stain. ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

  • List of oncology-related terms — This is a list of terms related to oncology. The original source for this list was the U.S. National Cancer Institute s public domain Dictionary of Cancer Terms . NOTOC 1 * 10 propargyl 10 deazaaminopterin * 12 O tetradecanoylphorbol 13 acetate * …   Wikipedia

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