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Atypical Squamous Cell Of Undetermined Significance

Atypical squamous cell of undetermined significance is usually found on the cervix although it can also be located on the vulvar area, and is caused by the genital wart viruses. The term ASCUS means tissues that are not abnormal enough to call dysplasia. Often this diagnosis causes women to worry needlessly, but the majority of cases treat by themselves without special cure. Infections or vaginitis often cause this type of disorder. Atypical squamous cell of undetermined significance is usually found on the cervix although it can also be located on the vulvar area, and is caused by the genital wart viruses.

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Atypical Squamous Cell Of Undetermined Significance

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Vulvar, Genital Wart

About 20% to 30% of women with this type of Pap smear have dysplasia, so it is a good idea to do colposcopy to detect the nature of the problem. If left untreated for many years, this condition may form severe dysplasia and even cervical cancer. Atypical squamous cell of undetermined significance is usually found on the cervix although it can also be located on the vulvar area, and is caused by the genital wart viruses.

Other Topics: Low Risk HPV, Picture of HPV Virus, HPV in a Woman, HPV Prevention, Does HPV Go Away, Human Papillomavirus HPV, Human Papilloma Virus Symptom, High Grade Cervical Dysplasia, Abnormal Pap Smear Result, Genital Wart Contagious

Dr. Joe Glickman, Jr., M.D.

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