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dysplasia

[dis-play-zhuh] abnormal changes in groups of cells that may lead to cancer.

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... Text Size. Understanding Your Pathology Report: Barrett's Esophagus (With
or Without Dysplasia). ... What if my report says negative for dysplasia? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/understandingyourpathologyreport/esophaguspathology/barrets-esophagus

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... What is squamous dysplasia? Dysplasia is an early form of pre-cancer. ...
Moderate dysplasia is in between the other two. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/understandingyourpathologyreport/lungpathology/lung-cancer-in-situ-pathology

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... What if my report mentions dysplasia? Dysplasia is a term that describes how
much your polyp looks like cancer under the microscope. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/understandingyourpathologyreport/colonpathology/colon-polyps-sessile-or-traditional-serrated-adenomas

Types of myelodysplastic syndromes

... Myelomonocytic. Refractory cytopenia with unilineage dysplasia (RCUD). ...
anemia. Refractory cytopenia with multilineage dysplasia (RCMD). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/myelodysplasticsyndrome/detailedguide/myelodysplastic-syndromes-m-d-s-types

What are oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers?

... They may be a cancer, they may be a pre-cancerous condition called
dysplasia, or they could be a relatively harmless condition. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/oralcavityandoropharyngealcancer/detailedguide/oral-cavity-and-oropharyngeal-cancer-what-is-oral-cavity-cancer

Can cancer of the esophagus be found early?

... The doctor may remove small samples of tissue (biopsies) from the area of
Barrett's so that they can be checked for dysplasia (pre-cancer cells) or ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/esophaguscancer/detailedguide/esophagus-cancer-detection

What is cancer of the esophagus?

... Esophageal dysplasia. Dysplasia is ... Dysplasia is graded by how abnormal
the cells look under the microscope. Low-grade ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/esophaguscancer/detailedguide/esophagus-cancer-what-is-cancer-of-the-esophagus

What are the risk factors for cancer of the esophagus?

... This can result in dysplasia, a pre-cancerous condition. Dysplasia is graded
by how abnormal the cells look under the microscope. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/esophaguscancer/detailedguide/esophagus-cancer-risk-factors

What is vaginal cancer?

... In the past, the term dysplasia was used instead of VAIN. This term
is used much less now. When talking about dysplasia ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vaginalcancer/detailedguide/vaginal-cancer-what-is-vaginal-cancer

Vaginal Cancer

... In the past, the term dysplasia was used instead of VAIN. This term
is used much less now. When talking about dysplasia ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003146-pdf.pdf