cervical erosion


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cervical erosion

A roughening of the cervical opening (os).
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Hysterosalpingography during intrauterine pregnancy, acute pelvic inflammatory disease, marked cervical erosion, endocervicitis in the presence of intrauterine bleeding, in the immediate pre-or postmenstrual phase, or within 30 days of curettage or conization.
A cervical erosion, where the inside lining of the cervix swells so that it covers the outer surface.