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When agcus is diagnosed, sometimes through a pap smear test, the cause is usually from the HPV viruses. Atypical Glandular Cells of Undetermined Significance may arise from the endocervix (glandular portion of the cervix) or the endometrium (uterine lining tissue). This diagnosis doesn’t necessarily mean that you have cervical or other cancers. You should be screened further by colposcopy and biopsy. When agcus is diagnosed, sometimes through a pap smear test, the cause is usually from the HPV viruses.

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Agcus

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Pap Smear, HPV

This condition is very rare and occurs in 0.12-0.7% of all cervical smears. Often this disorder is associated with Human papillomavirus and is sexually transmitted. The immune system of a healthy woman is able to fight off the virus without special treatment. When agcus is diagnosed, sometimes through a pap smear test, the cause is usually from the HPV viruses.

Other Topics: HPV Disease, HPV Vaccination, Low Risk HPV, HPV Infection, Low Risk HPV, Human Papillomavirus HPV Infection, Human Papilloma Virus Symptom, Cervical Cancer Symptom, Colposcopy and Biopsy, Female Genital Wart

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

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