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Abnormal development or growth of tissues, organs, or cells.

dys·plas′tic (-plăs′tĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.dysplastic - relating to or evidencing dysplasia


a. displásico-a, pertaining to dysplasia.


adj displásico
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In the present study, a high frequency of dysplastic lesions was found on the floor of the mouth and in the buccal mucosa for the smoking group and on the tongue for the non-smoking group.
Instead of applying a diluted solution of acetic acid wash to delineate the borders of the dysplastic area, a highly concentrated acetic acid or trichloroacetic acid was used.
The Children's Kidney Unit was nominated to receive the donation by P&G employee Joanne Lovat, whose friends Evonne and Ian Swinbank lost their baby Tobi two years ago when he was born with two dysplastic kidneys.
NYU's review of the prior biopsies revealed a compound dysplastic nevus with one fragmented margin that could not be properly evaluated on the right deltoid, and an early malignant melanoma in situ evolving in a junctional, dysplastic melanocytic nevus on the left arm.
The aim of this study was to determine the antitumorigenic effect of butyric acid on the development of dysplastic lesions, considered as unequivocal histologic markers of colon cancer in its initial state, in 1,2-dymethylhidrazine-treated rats.
The study classified high-risk patients as those with significant past sun exposure and damage, especially multiple or severe sunburns; numerous or dysplastic nevi; actinic keratoses; any skin cancer; and family history of melanoma, especially in multiple blood relatives.
Whilst the mole was not malignant it was markedly dysplastic - growing oddly - and this is often a precursor to melanoma.
3,4] We present a left-to-right crossed multicystic dysplastic ectopic kidney associated with right severe hydronephrosis due to right ureterocele.
They have organized the text according to major categories of disease: trauma, infection, tumors and tumor-like conditions, metabolic diseases, endocrine disorders, dysplastic diseases, and arthritis.
The most common scenarios in melanoma litigation cases include nodular melanoma being misdiagnosed by a clinician or pathologist; a partial biopsy not capturing the most diagnostically relevant part of the lesion; malignant melanoma being misdiagnosed as a dysplastic or spitz nevus; unrecognized desmoplastic malignant melanoma; and metastatic malignant melanoma with an unknown primary or recurrence of melanoma (Am.
The doctor's plan called for a repeat gastroscopy to reevaluate the dysplastic polyp.
Gardasil was initially approved in 2006 and indicated for use by girls and young women ages 9 through 26 for the prevention of cervical cancer, vulvar cancer and vaginal cancer and precancers caused by HPV types 16 and 18; genital warts caused by HPV types 6 and 11; and precancerous or dysplastic lesions caused by HPV types 6, 11, 16 and 18.