Tracking of cervical cancer in 7,519 patients: a study of the prevalence of altered cytologies.


PURPOSE To evaluate the outcome and adherence of 535 patients with cytological changes. MATERIALS AND METHODS Study of 7519 smear tests harvested in 2007. RESULTS Of the 7,519 (100%) patients analyzed, 6,964 (92.6%) had cytology negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy, 535 (7.1%) abnormalities in epithelial cells, and 20 (0.3%) were… (More)