lesion

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lesion

any structural change in a bodily part resulting from injury or disease

lesion

[′lē·zhən]
(biology)
A structural or functional alteration due to injury or disease.
(cell and molecular biology)
A damaged site in a gene, chromosome, or protein molecule.
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7) Total 2074 (100%) Abbreviations: AGC, atypical glandular cells; AIS, adenocarcinoma in situ; ASC-H, atypical squamous cells, cannot exclude HSIL; ASC-US, atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance; CIN 2/3, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2 or 3; HSIL, high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion; LSIL, low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion.
Abbreviations: AGC, atypical glandular cells; AIS, adenocarcinoma in situ; ASC-H, atypical squamous cells, a highgrade squamous intraepithelial lesion cannot be ruled out; ASC-US, atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance; HSIL, highgrade squamous intraepithelial lesion; LSIL, low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion; LSIL-H, low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, a high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion cannot be ruled out; SCCA, squamous cell carcinoma.
Correlation of Histopathologic Vaginal Intraepithelial Neoplasia (VAIN) and High-Risk Human Papillomavirus (hrHPV) With Vaginal Low-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion Papanicolaou Test Result hrHPV Follow-up, Positive VAIN Positive VAIN Negative VAIN Results No.
Low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (LSILs) declined by 14%, occurring in 864 vaccinated women vs.
Postcolposcopy management strategies for women referred with low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions or human papillomavirus DNA-positive atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance: a two year prospective study.
Objective: to determine the prevalence and types of HPV in women with low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (LSIL).
Most abnormal cervical cytology in adolescent women will be low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions, and will regress to normal by the follow-up exam, Andrea Wininger, M.
Also, during the initial months, we saw an increase in diagnosis of low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (LGSIL), and these were later proven on biopsy to be highly reactive squamous epithelium.
Restraint is also warranted in managing teens whose Pap tests show atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance (ASC-US) or low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (LSIL).
Since the majority of low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions will regress spontaneously in adolescent females, most treatment guidelines allow for the observation of these lesions through repeated cytology, said Dr.

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