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hypertrophic

increase in cell size

2

hyperplastic

increase in cell number

3

dysplasia

disordered cell growth (pre malignant)

4

anaplastic

without differentiation
(very bad!!)

5

metaplasia

change from one cell type to another

6

example of metaplasia

barrets oesophagus
- change of squamous epithelium to columnar epithelium

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how do PPI's affect G cells in the stomach

cause G cell hyperplasia

8

micro satellite instability

lynch syndrome

9

neoplasia

new growth

10

koilocytosis

cells infected with HPV

11

signet ring cells

adenocarcinoma

12

where does testicular cancer spread

para aortic lymph nodes

13

subclinical hypothyroidism

High TSH, normal T4

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what cells is normal thyroid made of

follicular epithelial cells

15

psomma bodies + orphanani nuclei

papillary thyroid cancer