The significance of parakeratosis alone in cervicovaginal cytology of turkish women.


BACKGROUND We aimed to analyze the significance of parakeratosis on an otherwise negative Papanicalaou (Pap) smear, in the absence of any characteristic human papilloma virus (HPV) findings. METHODS A total of 22,076 Papanicalaou smears that were diagnosed as negative for intraepithelial lesions or malignancy between 2013 and 2015 were included in this… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/dc.23674


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