epithelial dysplasia

ep·i·the·li·al dys·pla·si·a

a disorder of differentiation of epithelial cells which may regress, remain stable, or progress to invasive carcinoma.
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Free radicals, in turn, cause over-proliferation of stem cells in the gut, resulting in epithelial dysplasia, a pre-cancerous state.
The World Health Organization classification divides IPMT intraductal epithelial dysplasia into adenoma, borderline tumor, and carcinoma.
today announced that, under an Inter-institutional Agreement with The Ohio State University, the University of Kentucky Research Foundation has granted the company an option for an exclusive license to a novel Bioadhesive Berry Gel for the chemoprevention and treatment of oral epithelial dysplasia -- the precancerous lesions that develop into oral squamous cell carcinoma (SCC).
7 TOTAL 30 100 30 100 30 100 Table 2: Degree of Epithelial Dysplasia in Rectal Adenomas TA TVA VA Degree of dysplasia cases % cases % cases % Mild 18 60 9 30 2 6.
The relationship between columnar epithelial dysplasia and invasive adenocarcinoma arising in Barrett's esophagus.
Crohn's disease and intestinal carcinoma: a report of 11 cases with emphasis on associated epithelial dysplasia.
Use of allelic loss to predict malignant risk for low-grade oral epithelial dysplasia.
It is believed that laryngeal keratosis progresses to carcinoma in situ or invasive carcinoma through the stage of epithelial proliferation and epithelial dysplasia.
14] examined the expression of CD44 in a series of 34 squamous cell carcinomas, 13 in situ carcinomas, 35 cases with various degrees of epithelial dysplasia, 10 papillomas and 17 cases of keratosis.
Results are reported as negative, which means no abnormalities were found; atypical, meaning abnormal epithelial changes identified; or positive, meaning that cellular morphology is similar to epithelial dysplasia or carcinoma.
In fact, our experience includes a case of biopsy-proved vocal fold epithelial dysplasia and hyperkeratosis that resolved over a 2-year course of PPI therapy.
The article, "Reliability of toluidine blue application in the detection of oral epithelial dysplasia and in situ and invasive squamous cell carcinomas," was authored by M.