Benign Diseases of the Cervix

  • Alex Ferenczy
  • Barbara Winkler

Abstract

Cervicitis can be divided into noninfectious and infectious etiologies. Whatever the etiology, the tissue response of the cervix to injury is limited and reflects the basic mechanisms of inflammation and repair. Two types of morphologic changes, however, that are often encountered in association with a variety of inflammatory diseases deserve specific attention. These are atypia of repair and hyperkeratosis and parakeratosis.

Keywords

Obstet Gynecol Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia Chlamydia Trachomatis Uterine Cervix Herpes Genitalis 
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