cervicitis


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cer·vi·ci·tis

 (sûr′vĭ-sī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the cervix of the uterus.

cervicitis

(ˌsɜːvɪˈsaɪtɪs)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) inflammation of the neck of the uterus

cer•vi•ci•tis

(ˌsɜr vəˈsaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the cervix.
[1885–90]

cervicitis

Inflammation of the cervix.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cervicitis - inflammation of the uterine cervix
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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cervicitis

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References in periodicals archive ?
In the 24 women with vaginal bleeding, cervicitis was identified in 1 of 10 patients who underwent preoperative endocervical sampling and was found on final pathology in 12 of 24 patients.
Genital herpes infections may cause a painful cervicitis (inflammation of the cervix) in women, with ulceration and a vaginal discharge.
The potential causes of non-infectious cervicitis include local injury, chemical irritation, radiation, systemic inflammation, or neoplasm.
43 nonneoplastic lesions include chronic polypoid endocervicitis (CPEC- 10 cases), Koilocytes (3 cases), chronic cervicitis (12 cases), normal study (10 cases), acute-on-chronic cervicitis (7 cases), only haemorrhage (1 case).
Of these, 174 patients presented with cervical lesions such as chronic cervicitis (159 cases), cervical polyp (09 cases) and squamous cell carcinoma of cervix (06 cases).
The most common form of treatment is a decoction taken two or three times a day, or in cases of vaginitis and cervicitis a tampon soaked in the decoction will prove most effective.
genitalium has been strongly and consistently associated with non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU) and cervicitis, and is also implicated in pelvic inflammatory disease in women.
In the PAP-Edu program, category B (negative) allows participants to select several responses: NILM with no additional descriptors, fungal organisms consistent with Candida spp, Trichomonas vaginalis, cellular changes consistent with herpes simplex virus, reparative cytologic changes, atrophic vaginitis, and follicular cervicitis.
Mycoplasma genitalium is well established as a cause of urethritis and has also been associated with cervicitis, endometritis and pelvic infection.
Association of Chlamydia trachomatis with the Diagnosis of Acute Cervicitis
1) These infections may cause complications both in men and women, such as epididymitis, urethritis, cervicitis, pelvic inflammatory disease, and ectopic pregnancy.