• Medicine
  • Published in Arkhiv patologii 1991

[The morphological characteristics of the endocervicoses in genital herpes].

@article{Shestopalov1991TheMC,
  title={[The morphological characteristics of the endocervicoses in genital herpes].},
  author={S A Shestopalov and M. K. Nedz'ved' and A. G. Kolomiets and G P Duboĭskaia},
  journal={Arkhiv patologii},
  year={1991},
  volume={53 8},
  pages={
          28-30
        }
}
Uterine cervix biopsies from 450 patients with endocervicosis were studied morphologically. Giant cell metamorphosis, nuclei hypertrophy and hyperchromatism with intranuclear viral basophilic inclusions typical for herpes infection were found in 24 cases (5.3%). These cell alterations were mainly observed in squamous epithelium of the uterine cervix, columnar epithelium of the glands and to a lesser degree in the stromal fibroblasts and vascular endothelium. These morphological changes were… CONTINUE READING