Diets & Weight Loss


Abnormal tissue development

Question: dysplasia? i was told today that i have dysplasia. my dr. said that she had already told me this, but i do not recall her ever mentioning this. she told me that it is now more mild than it once was about 6 months ago. she also mentioned something about an ascus? i'm not too sure what that is either. i was diagnosed with hpv also when i went and got this check up that apparently showed i have dysplasia. i would just like some information about this, can anyone explain to me what the dysplasia and also what an ascus is? thanks.

Answer: Most laboratories in the United States use a standard set of terms called the Bethesda System to report test results. Under the Bethesda System, Pap test samples that have no cell abnormalities are reported as "negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy." Samples with cell abnormalities are divided into the following categories: ASC—atypical squamous cells. Squamous cells are the thin flat cells that form the surface of the cervix. The Bethesda System divides this category into two groups: 1.ASC–US—atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance. The squamous cells do not appear completely normal, but doctors are uncertain about what the cell changes mean. Sometimes the changes are related to human papillomavirus (HPV) infection (see Question 13). ACS–US are considered mild abnormalities.… This link will help you understand cell changes (dysplasia)… Learning more about your HPV infection will help you communicate better with your doctor… Knowledge is power! I wish you well.


Dysplasia Related Products and News


A Smart Harness for Dogs With Hip Dysplasia


Hipster rehabilitation brace aims to treat hip dysplasia in dogs

Dublin hospitals 'overloaded' with babies with hip dysplasia

Boston Herald

Surgery will help with shepherd's hip dysplasia
Boston Herald

Novel COL9A3 mutation in a family diagnosed with multiple epiphyseal ...

7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia is a common skeletal dysplasia characterized by mild short stature, early-onset osteoarthritis mainly involving the hip and knee joints, and abnormally small and/or irregular epiphyses. Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia is ...

Local teen overcomes disability to win crown

Kyla suffers from Septo-optic dysplasia, with optic nerve hypoplasia, and is legally blind. She has what is described as "dancing eyes." "Distance and small print are very difficult," Kyla said. A senior at Bridgman High School, Kyla attends regular ...

Assisi Animal Health Examines the Symptoms and Treatment Options for Hip ...
5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Assisi Animal Health, developers of the Assisi LoopTM, a non-invasive and non-pharmaceutical healing and pain management device for animals, provides information to pet owners on how to identify and treat hip dysplasia ...

Abstract and Introduction

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a leading cause of respiratory infections in infants and a significant cause of respiratory infections in the elderly and adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure. Despite more ...

A lifesaving Seeing Eye dog retires in Bethany Beach

Coastal Point
But he's still an old dog, especially for a large breed, although the Seeing Eye has increased their dogs' service longevity and ?nearly eradicated hip dysplasia? through breeding. Galen's career has exceeded the average by nearly four years. Now he ...

Get Surrey

Stray of the Day: Khia
Get Surrey