high grade squamous intraepithelial lesion

High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL)

High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) is a precancerous disease caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). It is composed of abnormal squamous cells that have been infected and transformed by the virus. There are many types of HPV but most cases of HSIL are caused by the high-risk types 16 and 18. HSIL can involve the …
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High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion of the vagina

High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) is a precancerous disease caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). It is composed of abnormal squamous cells that have been infected and transformed by the virus. Squamous cells are found in a thin layer of tissue called the epithelium which covers the inside surface of the vagina. There are many …
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High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion of the vulva

High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) is a precancerous disease caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). It is composed of abnormal squamous cells that have been infected and transformed by the virus. Squamous cells are found in a thin layer of tissue called the epithelium which covers the surface of the vulva. There are many types …
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High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion of the cervix

High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) of the cervix is a precancerous disease caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). It is composed of abnormal squamous cells that have been infected and transformed by the virus. The squamous cells are found in a part of the cervix called the transformation zone. There are many types of HPV …
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