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  • Cervical Dysplasia JAMA
    A precursor lesion for cervical cancer. Studies indicate an increase in prevalence of cervical dysplasia among HIV-infected women. Additional studies have documented that a higher prevalence is associated with greater immunosuppression. HIV infection also may adversely affect the clinical course and treatment of cervical dysplasia and cancer. See also Dysplasia.
  • Cervical Dysplasia: SFAF
    abnormal changes (e.g., in size, shape, growth pattern) of the cells of the uterine cervix, which may be detected by a Pap smear or colposcopy. Cervical dysplasia is associated with the human papillomavirus (HPV) and may progress to cervical cancer; it occurs with greater frequency in women with HIV. See also cervical intraepithelial neoplasia.

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