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the pathological process that results in the formation and growth of a tumor

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Anal intraepithelial neoplasia in women with genital intraepithelial neoplasia.
The role of routine anal Pap smear screening is controversial in part because a clear link between anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN) and anal cancer has long been assumed, but never demonstrated in prospective trials.
GARDASIL is not intended to be used for treatment of active external genital lesions; cervical, vulvar, vaginal and anal cancers; cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia, vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia, or anal intraepithelial neoplasia.
Episomal and integrated human papillomavirus type 16 loads and anal intraepithelial neoplasia in HIV-seropositive men.
Human papillomavirus (HPV) can cause anal as well as genital warts, and some strains, especially HPV 16 and 18, can cause anal cancer and its precursor, high-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia.
1) Older age, receptive anal intercourse, and infection with anal human papillomavirus (HPV) raised the risk of low-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN), the less threatening type of abnormal anal cell growth studied.
Data are limited on the natural history of anal intraepithelial neoplasia, however, and the CDC declined to recommend screening until more information becomes available.
Based on the success of screening for cervical cancer--another malignancy caused by human papillomavirus--some authorities suggest a similar approach for anal cancer: anal cytology with referral for high-resolution anoscopy if any cytologic abnormality appears, followed by treatment of high-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN) confirmed by biopsy during anoscopy.
3% among 671 anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN)1 cases, 609 AIN 2/3 cases, and 955 anal carcinomas, respectively.
Anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN) is abnormal growth in anal tissue cekks that may develop into anal cancer in a small percentage of people.