Triage with human papillomavirus testing of women with cytologic abnormalities prompting referral for colposcopy assessment.

@article{Carozzi2005TriageWH,
  title={Triage with human papillomavirus testing of women with cytologic abnormalities prompting referral for colposcopy assessment.},
  author={Francesca Maria Carozzi and Massimo Confortini and Silvia Cecchini and Simonetta Bisanzi and Maria Paola Cariaggi and Giovanni Pontenani and Maria Rosaria Raspollini and Cristina Sani and Marco Zappa and Stefano Ciatto},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2005},
  volume={105 1},
  pages={2-7}
}
BACKGROUND The current study was conducted to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of triaging for colposcopy using human papillomavirus (HPV) testing. METHODS HPV tests were performed in a consecutive series of women who were referred for colposcopy for persistent atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance (ASCUS)-favor reactive (n = 35 women), ASCUS-favor squamous epithelial lesion (n = 164 women), atypical glandular cells of undetermined significance (n = 74 women), low-grade squamous… CONTINUE READING

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