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ALLMedicine™ Pap Tests Center

Research & Reviews  491 results

Clinical performance of the aptima HPV assay in 4196 women with positive high-risk HPV ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dc.24592
Diagnostic Cytopathology REFERENCES; Wang T, Pradhan D et. al.

Aug 28th, 2020 - Despite Aptima assay as the latest US Food Drug Administration (FDA)-approved high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) test has been implemented as an adjunct in cervical cancer screening for years, histological follow-up data remain limited with re...

Gynecologic Care in Women With Down Syndrome: Findings From a National Registry.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003997
Obstetrics and Gynecology; Smith AJB, Applebaum J et. al.

Aug 9th, 2020 - To estimate receipt of recommended gynecologic care, including cancer screening and menstrual care, among women with Down syndrome in the United States. We conducted a retrospective cohort study of women participating in DS-Connect, the National I...

Do High Rates of Atypical Glandular Cells Correlate With Higher Incidence of Disease in...
https://doi.org/10.1097/LGT.0000000000000556
Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease; Kuhn T, Finneran C et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - The aim of the study was to describe the incidence and correlates of atypical glandular cell (AGC) Pap tests in a low socioeconomic status, underserved population. Medical records of patients with AGC Pap tests at a single institution were reviewe...

Have Health Reforms in Brazil Reduced Inequities in Access to Cancer Screenings for Women?
https://doi.org/10.1097/JAC.0000000000000333
The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management; Mullachery P, Macinko J et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - We measured asset-based and education-based inequity in utilization of 2 cancer screening tests, Pap tests and mammograms, using nationally representative surveys conducted in 2003, 2008, and 2013. Utilization of Pap tests (ages 25-59 years) and m...

Sexual Orientation Differences in Cervical Cancer Prevention among a Cohort of U.S. Women.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7347453
Women's Health Issues : Official Publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health; Solazzo AL, Agénor M et. al.

Apr 6th, 2020 - Although much has been published in recent years on differences in Papanicolaou (Pap) tests across sexual orientation, other aspects of cervical cancer prevention remain underexplored, such as human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination, HPV co-tests, ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Guidelines for Review of GYN Cytology Samples in the Context of Investigations
https://www.cytopathology.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Guidelines-for-Review-of-GYN-Cytology-Samples-in-the-Context-of-Investigations-EB-approved-5.3.151.pdf
American Society of Cytopathology (ASC)

May 2nd, 2015 - The Pap test is the most effective cancer-screening test in medical history and remains the most effective screening method for the identification of pre-malignant cervicovaginal conditions. The Pap test has been associated with a 70% or greater d.

ASC’s Workload Recommendations for Automated Pap Test Screening
http://www.asct.com/docs/ASCWrkldRecommendPapTestScreenappr10-11-11.pdf
Tarik M. Elsheikh

Aug 28th, 2011 - Cytotechnologists’ workday should not include more than 7 hours of gynecologic (Pap test) screening in a 24 hour period, provided there are no additional duties or distractions. Based on the available evidence that fatigue and discomfort increase.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  559 results

Clinical performance of the aptima HPV assay in 4196 women with positive high-risk HPV ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dc.24592
Diagnostic Cytopathology REFERENCES; Wang T, Pradhan D et. al.

Aug 28th, 2020 - Despite Aptima assay as the latest US Food Drug Administration (FDA)-approved high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) test has been implemented as an adjunct in cervical cancer screening for years, histological follow-up data remain limited with re...

Gynecologic Care in Women With Down Syndrome: Findings From a National Registry.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003997
Obstetrics and Gynecology; Smith AJB, Applebaum J et. al.

Aug 9th, 2020 - To estimate receipt of recommended gynecologic care, including cancer screening and menstrual care, among women with Down syndrome in the United States. We conducted a retrospective cohort study of women participating in DS-Connect, the National I...

Do High Rates of Atypical Glandular Cells Correlate With Higher Incidence of Disease in...
https://doi.org/10.1097/LGT.0000000000000556
Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease; Kuhn T, Finneran C et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - The aim of the study was to describe the incidence and correlates of atypical glandular cell (AGC) Pap tests in a low socioeconomic status, underserved population. Medical records of patients with AGC Pap tests at a single institution were reviewe...

Have Health Reforms in Brazil Reduced Inequities in Access to Cancer Screenings for Women?
https://doi.org/10.1097/JAC.0000000000000333
The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management; Mullachery P, Macinko J et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - We measured asset-based and education-based inequity in utilization of 2 cancer screening tests, Pap tests and mammograms, using nationally representative surveys conducted in 2003, 2008, and 2013. Utilization of Pap tests (ages 25-59 years) and m...

Sexual Orientation Differences in Cervical Cancer Prevention among a Cohort of U.S. Women.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7347453
Women's Health Issues : Official Publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health; Solazzo AL, Agénor M et. al.

Apr 6th, 2020 - Although much has been published in recent years on differences in Papanicolaou (Pap) tests across sexual orientation, other aspects of cervical cancer prevention remain underexplored, such as human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination, HPV co-tests, ...

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News  65 results

Unnecessary pelvic exams, Pap tests common in young women
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/215432/gynecology/unnecessary-pelvic-exams-pap-tests-common-young-women?channel=27970
Tara Haelle

Jan 13th, 2020 - More than half of bimanual pelvic exams (BPE) given to young women aged 15-20 years likely are unnecessary, according to estimates from a study published online in JAMA Internal Medicine. Approximately 2.

When NOT to perform a Pap test
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/193388/gynecologic-cancer/when-not-perform-pap-test
Emma C. Rossi, MD

Jan 28th, 2019 - Pap tests have the reputation of being a simple, noninvasive, low-cost test to offer patients, and, therefore, it is understandable to believe there is no harm in offering it in all situations. However, if inappropriately applied in isolation, per.

Cervical cancer screening without Pap test OK for some women
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-cervical-cancer-screening/cervical-cancer-screening-without-pap-test-ok-for-some-women-idUSKCN1L61LL

Aug 21st, 2018 - (Reuters Health) - Not all women need Pap tests to look for cells in the cervix that might be malignant. Under new guidelines from U.S. physicians, some women can get a test that looks for the cancer-causing human papilloma virus (HPV). In both te...

Morning Break: Ireland Rethinks Pap Test; Scary STD; Hogweed Hell
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/cervicalcancer/74012

Jul 13th, 2018 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. After 18 women died of cervical cancer that wasn't detected by Pap tests, Ireland changed its cancer screening recommendations. (CNN) Potentially the scariest sexually transmitted infection you've ne...

Genetic Pap tests catch more cancers
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/161446/preventive-care/genetic-pap-tests-catch-more-cancers
MDedge ObGyn; Heidi Splete

Mar 21st, 2018 - A Pap test combined with assays for gene mutations showed an 81% and 33% sensitivity or identifying endometrial and ovarian cancer, respectively. In a study published in Science Translational Medicine, Yuxuan Wang, MD, of Johns Hopkins University,.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →