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Research & Reviews  201 results

Adequacy in Endocervical Curettage.
American Journal of Clinical Pathology; Alqabbani R, Chan J et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - Specimen adequacy is an important quality assurance component of a cervical Papanicolaou test. Although consensus exists on minimal acceptable cellularity for cervical Papanicolaou tests, no such criteria exist for endocervical curettage (ECC) spe...

Cervical Cancer Workup

May 13th, 2022 - Approach Considerations Complete evaluation starts with Papanicolaou (Pap) testing. Positive results should prompt colposcopy and biopsies with further workup of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN), including excisional procedures. If patholo...

Clearance of HR-HPV within one year after focused ultrasound or loop electrosurgical ex...
International Journal of Hyperthermia : the Official Jour... Qin Y, Li Q et. al.

Dec 24th, 2021 - To compare the clearance rate of high-risk human papillomavirus (HR-HPV) in patients with a high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) 12 months after focused ultrasound (FUS) or loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP), and analyze t...

Management of Cervical Dysplasia Using Office Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure.
Primary Care; Ramírez SI, Lutzkanin A

Nov 10th, 2021 - Declining cervical cancer rates in the United States highlights the value of prevention and early detection of premalignant cervical disease afforded by the human papillomavirus vaccine and Pap smear. The availability of in-office loop electrosurg...

Clinical Issues-November 2021.
AORN Journal; Jones E

Oct 28th, 2021 - Occupational human papillomavirus vaccination for health care workers Key words: human papillomavirus (HPV), vaccination, occupational exposure, surgical smoke. Respiratory protection during smoke-generating treatment of human papillomavirus lesio...

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Guidelines  1 results

World Health Organization Guidelines: Use of cryotherapy for cervical intraepithelial n...
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the ... Santesso N, Schünemann H et. al.

Jun 26th, 2012 - In 2008, cervical cancer was responsible for 275000 deaths, of which approximately 88% occurred in low- and middle-income countries. In 2009, the World Health Organization (WHO) committed to updating recommendations for use of cryotherapy for cerv...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Home-Based or Clinic-Based Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Screening

Jul 31st, 2020 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. Compare the sensitivity and specificity for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) of two screening approaches: Novel approach: every 3 years high risk-human papillomavirus (HR-HPV) testing of (at home) self-collected samp...

Nabothian Cyst Protects or Facilitates Against Cervical Cancer

Jul 28th, 2020 - Nabothian cysts are one of the common gynecological pathologies. They rarely have clinical significance. Transvaginal ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging are the most useful imaging methods for cervical cystic lesions.HPV infection is t...

2-stage Cervical Cancer Screening in Botswana

May 5th, 2020 - Cervical cancer screening programs vary across settings and there is no clear guidance for effective screening programs for HIV-positive women. Evaluating the performance of algorithms that include human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA testing as first s...

Cryotherapy vs. LEEP to Treat Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia (CIN) 2/3 Among HIV-positive Women

Nov 12th, 2019 - The recent scale-up of antiretroviral treatment programs in resource-limited settings provides an unprecedented opportunity to implement a comprehensive cervical cancer screening and treatment program for women who, by virtue of having HIV, are at...

Optimal Timing for Performing Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure

Oct 15th, 2019 - Cervical precancerous lesions (cervical intraepithelial neoplasia) are frequently diagnosed and treated in women of reproductive-aged [1]. Loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) is the standard surgical treatment in CIN 2 or 3 [1]. This pr...

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News  16 results

LEEP Seems More Likely Than Cryotherapy to Clear HPV Infection in Women With HIV

Aug 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In women with HIV, a loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) was 40% more likely than cryotherapy to clear high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) in a secondary analysis of a randomized trial in Africa. The analy...

Advice on biopsies, workups, and referrals
Emma Rossi, MD

Jul 23rd, 2021 - Over the next 2 months we will dedicate this column to some general tips and pearls from the perspective of a gynecologic oncologist to guide general obstetrician gynecologists in the workup and management of preinvasive or invasive gynecologic di.

LEEP or Cone Biopsy for Excision of Cervical Dysplasia: Making the Call

May 26th, 2021 - Loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) or cold knife conization of the cervix (CKC) is the standard of care approach for women with cervical intra-epithelial neoplasia (CIN 3) because it achieves both disease control and diagnostic evaluat...

Vaccine Clears HPV-Infected Cervical Lesions

Apr 9th, 2019 - A therapeutic vaccine eradicated human papillomavirus (HPV) in a fourth of women with precancerous cervical lesions, a placebo-controlled clinical trial showed. Overall, the subcutaneously administered vaccine led to clearance of precancerous cerv...

Risk for obstetric complications when treating cervical dysplasia
Lindsay Robbins, MD, Emma Rossi, MD

Apr 3rd, 2017 - Cervical dysplasia is a condition commonly encountered by the gynecologist. It is either treated (with excision or ablation) or monitored, depending on the lesion grade, cytologic history, medical history, and reproductive goals.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →