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Old 11-17-2005, 02:08 PM   #1
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What is Dysplasia?

What exactly is cervical dysplasia? Is it genetic?

 
Old 11-17-2005, 09:59 PM   #2
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Re: What is Dysplasia?

To my knowledge, cervical dysplasia is not genetic. It is a caused by a specific type of HPV which is sexualy transmited. There are many types of Hpv's. Cervical dysplasia, the way I understand it, is an "infected cell" that may or may not cause problems depending on your immune system and depending on what hpv type one would carry/have.

I can go on,,,if you'd like, but this is how I would sumarise it.

Hope this helps.

 
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