cervical squamous intraepithelial neoplasia 1

A condition in which slightly abnormal cells grow on the thin layer of tissue that covers the cervix. These abnormal cells are not malignant (cancerous) but may become cancer. Also called CIN 1.

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  • Cervical squamous intraepithelial neoplasia 2 — is a condition in which moderately abnormal cells grow on the thin layer of tissue that covers the cervix. These abnormal cells are not malignant (cancerous) but may become cancer. Also called CIN 2. External links Cervical squamous… …   Wikipedia

  • Cervical squamous intraepithelial neoplasia 1 — is a condition in which slightly abnormal cells grow on the thin layer of tissue that covers the cervix. These abnormal cells are not malignant (cancerous) but may become cancer. Also called CIN 1. External links *… …   Wikipedia

  • cervical squamous intraepithelial neoplasia 3 — Abnormal cells are found in the cervical epithelium (the innermost lining of the cervix). These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue. Also called stage 0 cervical carcinoma in situ and CIN 3 …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • cervical squamous intraepithelial neoplasia 2 — A condition in which moderately abnormal cells grow on the thin layer of tissue that covers the cervix. These abnormal cells are not malignant (cancerous) but may become cancer. Also called CIN 2 …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia — Classification and external resources ICD 10 D06, N87 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion — or HSIL or HGSIL is the medical term for a Pap test result suggesting moderate or severe cervical intraepithelial neoplasia of the squamous epithelium of the cervix, which could lead to cervical cancer. HGSIL does not mean that cancer is present …   Wikipedia

  • Low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion — or LSIL or LGSIL is the medical term for a Pap test result indicating possible cervical dysplasia. LSIL usually indicates mild dysplasia (CIN 1), more than likely caused by a human papillomavirus infection. CIN 1 is the most common and most… …   Wikipedia

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  • Squamous-cell carcinoma — Squamous cell carcinoma, NOS Classification and external resources SCC of the skin tends to arise from pre malignant lesions, actinic keratoses; surface is usually scaly and often ulcerates (as shown here). ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

  • Cervical screening — is a way of preventing cervical cancer from developing, and diagnosing the disease at an early stage. In the USA, cervical screening is usually performed using the Pap test (or smear test ),[1] though the UK screening programmes changed the… …   Wikipedia

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