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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Endocervical sampling was performed in 18 of the 47 women by a gynecologist.
On low-power examination, AIS is identified as endocervical glands with normal architectural contours but with dark-staining epithelium contrasting with the background of paler-appearing benign endocervical epithelium (Figure 1).
En la Semana 23 de gestacion se practicaron cultivos de secrecion endocervical y vaginal solo observandose crecimiento para Genero Candida Especie krusei en secrecion endocervical, manteniendose en dicha condicion clinica hasta la semana 27 de gestacion reiniciando la sintomatologia de leucorrea abundante, pruriginosa, no fetida, asi mismo, dolor abdominal de leve intensidad de localizacion en hipogastrio sin irradiacion, se realiza cervicometria 3,2 cm de longitud sin signos de tunelizacion, uroanalisis reportando como datos relevantes leucocitos 12-14xcp, bacterias moderadas, nitrito y proteinas negativos, urocultivo + antibiograma con crecimiento >100.
The second most common inflammatory lesion is the polypoid endocervicitis that showed the endocervical mucosa thrown into papillae with diffuse and dense mononuclear cell infiltration.
4-9) This study was done in the aim to suggest the possible origin of the tumour (Endocervix or endometrium) and to assess the clinicopathological profile of endocervical adenocarcinoma.
trachomatis in endocervical specimens from all women was 17.
Contrary to endocervical type adenocarcinoma, it has no relation with human papilloma virus (HPV) infection.
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.
While some studies have found self-collected vulvovaginal samples to be as sensitive as clinician-collected endocervical samples for the diagnosis of chlamydia and gonorrhea, samples are still often collected by clinicians.
Endocervical samples were collected from 100 pregnant women receiving care at the low-risk prenatal clinic of Dona Francisca Mendes University Hospital in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, between January and June 2005.
The literature is confusing as the term uterine cavity is used to describe the endometrial cavity plus the endocervical canal by some authors, while others use the term to describe the endometrial cavity (area above the internal cervical os) only.
En estas pacientes, las condiciones atroficas del cervix asociadas al hipoestrogenismo, como son los cambios en la maduracion celular, la arquitectura epitelial, el pH y la morfologia representan dificultades diagnosticas para la deteccion de lesiones premalignas en citologia, colposcopia, biopsia y legrado endocervical, por lo cual se informan altas tasas de falsos positivos y resultados insatisfactorios o no conclusivos (4-10).