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a turning inside out; a turning outward.
cervical eversion the columnar glandular epithelium on the surface of the cervix surrounding the cervical os.
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cervical eversionEctropion Gynecology The outward migration of columnar endocervical glands, the T zone or transition zone into the squamous epithelium of the uterine cervix; CE is usually asymptomatic and is associated with an ↑ in baseline estrogens as seen in pregnancy, at puberty or with exogenous hormones, as in OC use. See Transition zone.
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