endocervical


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en·do·cer·vi·cal

(en'dō-sĕr'vi-kăl),
1. Within any cervix, specifically within the cervix of the uterus. Synonym(s): intracervical
2. Relating to the endocervix.

endocervical

(ĕn′dō-sûr′vĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Within a cervix, specifically within the uterine cervix.
2. Relating to the endocervix.

endocervical

[-sur′fikəl]
Etymology: Gk, endon + L, cervix, neck
pertaining to the interior of the cervix. Also called intracervical.

en·do·cer·vi·cal

(en'dō-sĕr'vi-kăl)
1. Within any cervix, specifically within the cervix of uterus.
Synonym(s): intracervical.
2. Relating to the endocervix.

Patient discussion about endocervical

Q. what is fragments of endocervical glandular mucosa with inflammation and squamous metaplasia fragments of endocervical glandular mucosa

A. It means that part of the mucose on the cervix area has changes from a certain kind of mucose cells to another, and that there is a bit of an inflammation around it. This should be brought to the knowledge of a gynecologist and be monitored by him/her.

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Monoclonal antibodies Ki-67 and MIB1 in the distinction of tuboendometrial metaplasia from endocervical adenocarcinoma and adenocarcinoma in situ in formalin-fixed material.
38) Regardless of the term used, this refers to an uncommon but not rare pattern of myoinvasion in which single well-differentiated neoplastic glands infiltrate diffusely through the myometrium (and often into the cervix as well) while invoking a minimal desmoplastic response, thus mimicking a minimal-deviation adenocarcinoma or adenoma malignum of endocervical origin.
The take-home message of our study is that when a patient presents with cytologic AGC, and the HPV testing is negative [for high-risk strains], the likelihood of a high-grade endocervical lesion is exceedingly small, and you could consider that smear to be either reactive in nature or, if pathologic, most likely to be arising from lesions of the endometrium or adnexa," he said.
1] The lesion described in this report, however, had the gross appearance of a common endocervical polyp, but also had many of the morphologic and immunohistochemical features of high-grade mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT)-type lymphomas, including plasmacytic differentiation, persistence of reactive follicles, follicular colonization, and the presence of subepithelial aggregates of monotypic plasma cells.
Secondary infertility can occur, it is believed, as accumulated fluid and blood interfere with the endocervical and even the endometrial environment and disrupt sperm transport, sperm quality, and embryo implantation.
Samples collected for analysis of vertical transmission of eye infections, Angola, 2011-2012 Sample type Augusto Health Center of N'Gangula Samba Total Endocervical 169 143 312 Conjunctival * 130 125 255 Total 299 268 567 *For reasons other than exclusion criteria, samples from 57 newborns were not obtained.
The global cervical cancer diagnostics tests market is segmented by test types into Pap smear tests, colopscopy, HPV testing, endocervical curettage (ECC) procedure and others, which includes cone biopsy and loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP).
Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections should be diagnosed via nucleic acid amplification tests because their sensitivity and specificity are high and they are approved by the Food and Drug Administration for use on urogenital sites, including male and female urine, as well as clinician-collected endocervical, vaginal, and male urethral specimens," according to the statement.
Thus, students could practise speculum insertion on the models, but practise the Pap smear on something containing real cells for the experience of transferring actual cellular material onto slides with spatulas and endocervical brushes, and using the fixative on the slides.
9% from vaginal and endocervical swabs, respectively (P = 0.
Eight of the 41 cases (20%) involved either a submitting or revised diagnosis of clear cell carcinoma (Figure 3, A through F), secretory EMC, endocervical adenocarcinoma, or mixed-type adenocarcinoma (Figure 4, A through F).