cervical erosion


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cervical erosion

A roughening of the cervical opening (os).
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A cervical erosion where the inside lining of the cervix swells so that it covers the outer surface.
Teeth with caries, cervical erosion, previous endodontic treatment, post or crown were also excluded.
Studies on pulmonary tuberculosis with National Institute of Research on Tuberculosis (NIRT), Chennai and on cervical erosion with Institute for Cytology and Preventive Oncology (ICPO), Noida are in progress.
Regarding the clinical appearance of cervix, the most common finding was cervical erosion in which the squamous epithelium of ectocervix was replaced by columnar epithelium of endocervix.