dysplasia

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dysplasia

[di′splā·zhə]
(pathology)
Abnormal development or growth, especially of cells.
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Association of anal dysplasia and human papillomavirus with immunosuppression and HIV infection among homosexual men.
Both anal dysplasia and cervical cancer are related to human papillomavirus (HPV) infection.
Of course HPV infection, the endpoint in these two studies, does not always lead to anal dysplasia, AIN, or cancer.
Anal dysplasia does not progress inexorably to AIN and AIN does not progress inexorably to invasive cancer.
HspE7, the company's lead product candidate, is in a Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of children with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis and a Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of patients with anal dysplasia, a precursor to anal cancer.