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Adenocarcinoma in situ of the cervix

What is adenocarcinoma in situ of the cervix? Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS) is a precancerous disease in the cervix. The disease starts from glands in a part of the cervix called the endocervix. If not treated, AIS can turn into a type of cervical cancer called endocervical adenocarcinoma. Is adenocarcinoma in situ a type of …
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Intracholecystic papillary neoplasm (ICPN)

What is intracholecystic papillary neoplasm? Intracholecystic papillary neoplasm (ICPN) is a precancerous tumour in the gallbladder. If left untreated, ICPN can change into a type of invasive gallbladder cancer over time. For this reason, all ICPNs should be removed completely. What are the symptoms of intracholecystic papillary neoplasm? Right upper abdominal pain occurs in approximately …
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Pathology reports: Frequently asked questions

In this section, our team of pathologists provide answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about pathology and pathology reports. Have a question? Contact us. What is a pathology report? A pathology report is a medical document describing the examination of tissue by a pathologist. A pathologist is a specialist medical doctor who …
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