Sequential Screening with Cytology and Colposcopy in Detection of Cervical Neoplasia

@inproceedings{Anita2009SequentialSW,
  title={Sequential Screening with Cytology and Colposcopy in Detection of Cervical Neoplasia},
  author={Dalal Anita and Durdi Geeta and Sherigar Bhavana and Gupta Pallav},
  year={2009}
}
  • Dalal Anita, Durdi Geeta, +1 author Gupta Pallav
  • Published 2009
Background: Pap smear is the most commonly used screening test for cervical cancer, however it has disadvantage of having low sensitivity. Colposcopy has higher sensitivity as compared to Pap smear but low specificity. Sequential screening with both Pap smear and colposcopy can overcome these problems. Aim: The study was aimed to find out the diagnostic efficacy of both Pap smear and colposcopy. It was also intended to find out the advantages of sequential use of Pap smear and colposcopy in… CONTINUE READING

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