dysplasia

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dysplasia

[di′splā·zhə]
(pathology)
Abnormal development or growth, especially of cells.
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A retrospective clinical study of the treatment of high-grade anal dysplasia by infrared coagulation in a population of HIV-positive men who have sex with men.
Ascertainment bias means that clinicians started screening HIV-positive people for anal abnormalities as reports of anal dysplasia and cancer proliferated in the cART era, and this heightened ascertainment makes it look like more HIV-positive people have anal cancer in more recent years.
The need for anal dysplasia screening and treatment programs for HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a review of the literature.
While the role and benefit of HPV testing as a screening method for anal dysplasia and anal cancer is not established or well delineated, there are some clinical operating principles that can be adopted for this developing area of women's health.
Early impact and performance characteristics of an established anal dysplasia screening program: program evaluation considerations.
MSM-specific diseases such as anal dysplasia and cancer should be included as part of the package of services for MSM.
Some topics covered are patient selection for adjuvant therapy of rectal cancer, minimizing toxicity through the use of intensity-modulated radiation therapy, emerging molecular biomarkers for individualization of therapy, and management of anal dysplasia. The book's readership includes students, house staff, fellows, and clinicians, as well as medical physicists, cancer biologists, radiobiologists, and interdisciplinary colleagues throughout the oncology spectrum.
Penile intraepithelial neoplasia is frequent in HIV-positive men with anal dysplasia. J Invest Dermatol.