neoplasia

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Related to Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia: Vulvar cancer, Lichen sclerosus, Vulvar vestibulitis

neoplasia

[‚nē·ə′plā·zhə]
(medicine)
Formation of a neoplasm or tumor.
Formation of new tissue.
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Differentiated vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia is often found in lesions, previously diagnosed as lichen sclerosus, which have progressed to vulvar squamous cell carcinoma.
Therefore, we consider imiquimod the first-choice treatment for vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia," said Dr.
Immunohistochemical localization of telomerase hTERT protein and analysis of clonality in multifocal vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia.
The patients had multifocal, human papilloma virus-associated vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia III (VIN III) that had been treated unsuccessfully with excision, laser surgery and other methods.
The principal aim of FUTURE I was to provide an "ideal" frequent visit schedule with broader referral to colposcopy and determine whether the vaccine would reduce the combined incidence of anogenital warts, vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN), vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia (VAIN), CIN 1,2,3, and cancer related to HPV subtypes 6, 11, 16, and 18.
Among 80 women with a histologically confirmed diagnosis of severe vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN III), 52 (65%) were current smokers, Dr.
He noted that imiquimod has also been used anecdotally to treat vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia.
This year's additions includes codes for vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia (VAIN) and expansion of the vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) category to match.
Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN) and vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia (VAIN) are not uncommon in women with HIV infection, and they often develop concurrently with high-grade cervical lesions.