Gastric Dysplasia

  • P. Sipponen
Part of the Current Topics in Pathology book series (CT PATHOLOGY, volume 81)


The correct diagnosis of dysplasia provides an opportunity for the identification and treatment of cancer in an early phase. It also provides the potential to recognise subjects who have a particularly high risk of cancer. Proper identification and management of dysplastic lesions have led to success in population-wide prevention of some common cancers, especially cancer of cervix and, to a lesser extent, cancer of colon and rectum. Less success has been achieved in the diagnosis and treatment of gastric dysplasia.


Gastric Cancer Gastric Mucosa Gastric Carcinoma Early Gastric Cancer Intestinal Metaplasia 
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