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Atypical endometrial hyperplasia

What is atypical endometrial hyperplasia? Atypical endometrial hyperplasia is a pre-cancerous condition associated with an abnormally thick tissue in the endometrium, the tissue that covers the inside of the uterus. It is considered a pre-cancerous condition because it can turn into a type of cancer called endometrioid carcinoma if left untreated. Another name for atypical …
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Endometrial hyperplasia without atypia

About this article: This article was created by doctors to help you read and understand your pathology report for endometrial hyperplasia without atypia. If you have any questions about this article or your pathology report, please contact us. What is endometrial hyperplasia without atypia? For most women, endometrial hyperplasia without atypia is a non-cancerous condition …
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Serous carcinoma of the uterus

About this article: This article was created by doctors to help you read and understand your pathology report for serous carcinoma of the uterus. If you have any questions about this article or your pathology report, please contact us. What is serous carcinoma of the uterus? Serous carcinoma of the uterus is a type of …
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Endometrial polyp

About this article: This article was created by doctors to help you read and understand your pathology report for endometrial polyp. If you have any questions about this article or your pathology report, please contact us. What is an endometrial polyp? An endometrial polyp is a non-cancerous growth found on the inside of the uterus. …
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Atrophic endometrium

What does atrophic endometrium mean? Atrophic endometrium is a term used to describe a non-cancerous change in the endometrium, the tissue that covers the inside of the uterus. This change results from a process called atrophy. When a tissue undergoes atrophy, it becomes smaller and no longer functions normally. How do pathologists make the diagnosis …
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Disordered proliferative endometrium

What is disordered proliferative endometrium? Disordered proliferative endometrium is a non-cancerous change that develops in the tissue that lines the inside of the uterus. This diagnosis means that after examining your tissue sample under the microscope, your pathologist saw irregular and dilated endometrial glands in the proliferative phase (growing phase). Disordered proliferative endometrium is a …
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