Differences between Papanicolaou smears with correct and incorrect diagnoses.

@article{Mitchell1995DifferencesBP,
  title={Differences between Papanicolaou smears with correct and incorrect diagnoses.},
  author={Heather S Mitchell and Gabriele Medley},
  journal={Cytopathology : official journal of the British Society for Clinical Cytology},
  year={1995},
  volume={6 6},
  pages={368-75}
}
A case control study of women with carcinoma in situ (CINIII) was undertaken comparing Papanicolaou smears for which false negative reports had been issued with slides for which true positive reports had been made. The number of abnormal cells was the strongest differentiating factor. Where there were less than 50 abnormal cells on the slide, the odds of a… CONTINUE READING