endocervicitis


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endocervicitis

 [en″do-ser″vĭ-si´tis]
inflammation of the endocervix.

en·do·cer·vi·ci·tis

(en'dō-sĕr'vi-sī'tis),
Inflammation of the columnar epithelium cervix uteri.

endocervicitis

/en·do·cer·vi·ci·tis/ (-ser″vĭ-si´tis) inflammation of the mucous membrane of the uterine cervix.

endocervicitis

[en′dōsur′visī′tis]
an abnormal condition characterized by inflammation of the epithelium and glands of the canal of the uterine cervix. See also cervicitis.

endocervicitis

Gynecology Inflammation of the endocervix

en·do·cer·vi·ci·tis

(en'dō-sĕr-vi-sī'tis)
Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the cervix of uterus.
Synonym(s): endotrachelitis.

endocervicitis

inflammation of the endocervix.

Patient discussion about endocervicitis

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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Among inflammatory lesions, chronic nonspecific cervicitis was commonly found followed by papillary endocervicitis seen in sexually active women with pelvic inflammatory disease, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, uterine prolapse, and so on.
Because of their experience treating women who have gonorrhea, I would say that most ObGyns think of N gonorrhoeae as causing localized infection in the lower genital tract (urethritis, endocervicitis, inflammatory proctitis) or upper genital tract (pelvic inflammatory disease).
Papillary endocervicitis, featuring exaggerated papillary projections and a dense infiltrate of acute and/or chronic inflammation, can also occur.
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Tambien se encontro endometritis y endocervicitis cronicas inespecificas.
Chronic non- specific polypoidal 2 2 Endocervicitis with Benign Polyp C.