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Research & Reviews  501 results

Underrecognized Patterns of High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion on ThinPrep Prep...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcp/aqaa237
American Journal of Clinical Pathology; Goyal A, Heymann JJ et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - To identify less readily identifiable patterns of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL) in negative human papillomavirus (HPV)-positive Papanicolaou (Pap) tests on ThinPrep preparations. Of all HPV-positive Pap tests that were negativ...

Unintended Consequences: The Impact of Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines on Rates of...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.10.011
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Zur R, Casson M et. al.

Jan 10th, 2021 - In 2012, cervical cancer screening guidelines in Ontario shifted from recommending yearly Pap testing to recommending Pap tests every 3 years. We sought to investigate how these changes have impacted rates of sexually transmitted infection (STI) s...

The Utility of Blind Pap Tests in Young Adults with Developmental Delay: A Pilot Study.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpag.2020.12.010
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology; Limbaugh LJ, Winsten MT et. al.

Dec 17th, 2020 - There are no guidelines specific to women with developmental delay who may not be able to tolerate a Papanicolaou (Pap) test in the office setting. The purpose of this study was to assess the utility of a less invasive method, a blind Pap for wome...

Cervical Cancer in Women with Normal Papanicolaou Tests: A Korean Nationwide Cohort Study.
https://doi.org/10.4143/crt.2020.826
Cancer Research and Treatment : Official Journal of Korea... Kim M, Kim H et. al.

Dec 16th, 2020 - This study aimed to evaluate the risk of cervical cancer diagnosed within 1 year after the last of multiple consecutive normal Papanicolau (Pap) tests. The database of the National Health Insurance Service was used. We obtained Pap test data for 1...

Public perceptions on pathology: a fundamental change is required.
https://doi.org/10.1136/jclinpath-2020-206873
Journal of Clinical Pathology; Fischer G, Anderson L et. al.

Oct 24th, 2020 - Pathology has been mostly invisible for the public. The missing recognition affects the pathologists' reputation, and efforts with recruitment and advocacy. Our survey with 387 respondents confirms that the public knowledge on the role of the path...

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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  621 results

Underrecognized Patterns of High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion on ThinPrep Prep...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcp/aqaa237
American Journal of Clinical Pathology; Goyal A, Heymann JJ et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - To identify less readily identifiable patterns of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL) in negative human papillomavirus (HPV)-positive Papanicolaou (Pap) tests on ThinPrep preparations. Of all HPV-positive Pap tests that were negativ...

Study: Pap Test/Cervical Swab Samples Can Reveal Ovarian Cancer Biomarkers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946396

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Residual fixatives from liquid-based Pap tests and cervical swabs contain tumor-specific biomarkers for ovarian cancer, according to an analysis of proteins found in matched biospecimens from a woman with high grade serous ovarian cancer. The find...

Unintended Consequences: The Impact of Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines on Rates of...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.10.011
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Zur R, Casson M et. al.

Jan 10th, 2021 - In 2012, cervical cancer screening guidelines in Ontario shifted from recommending yearly Pap testing to recommending Pap tests every 3 years. We sought to investigate how these changes have impacted rates of sexually transmitted infection (STI) s...

The Utility of Blind Pap Tests in Young Adults with Developmental Delay: A Pilot Study.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpag.2020.12.010
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology; Limbaugh LJ, Winsten MT et. al.

Dec 17th, 2020 - There are no guidelines specific to women with developmental delay who may not be able to tolerate a Papanicolaou (Pap) test in the office setting. The purpose of this study was to assess the utility of a less invasive method, a blind Pap for wome...

Cervical Cancer in Women with Normal Papanicolaou Tests: A Korean Nationwide Cohort Study.
https://doi.org/10.4143/crt.2020.826
Cancer Research and Treatment : Official Journal of Korea... Kim M, Kim H et. al.

Dec 16th, 2020 - This study aimed to evaluate the risk of cervical cancer diagnosed within 1 year after the last of multiple consecutive normal Papanicolau (Pap) tests. The database of the National Health Insurance Service was used. We obtained Pap test data for 1...

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News  117 results

Study: Pap Test/Cervical Swab Samples Can Reveal Ovarian Cancer Biomarkers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946396

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Residual fixatives from liquid-based Pap tests and cervical swabs contain tumor-specific biomarkers for ovarian cancer, according to an analysis of proteins found in matched biospecimens from a woman with high grade serous ovarian cancer. The find...

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.

Unnecessary Pelvic Exams, Pap Tests Common in Young Women
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/923422

Jan 5th, 2020 - More than half of bimanual pelvic exams (BPE) given to young women aged 15 to 20 years are likely unnecessary, according to estimates from a study published online today in JAMA Internal Medicine. Approximately 2.6 million young women — about a qu...

Unnecessary Pelvic Exams, Pap Tests Common in Young Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/923422

Jan 5th, 2020 - More than half of bimanual pelvic exams (BPE) given to young women aged 15 to 20 years are likely unnecessary, according to estimates from a study published online today in JAMA Internal Medicine. Approximately 2.6 million young women — about a qu...

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.

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Patient Education  9 results see all →