Diagnostic stage: repeated Pap smears in women with first ASCUS cientes com laudos de citologia ASCUS (atypical squamous cells of. Abstract. GONZALEZ MARINO, Mario Arturo. Cervical pathology and reporting of atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance (ASCUS) in cervical. ¿Cuál es la eficacia de la citología convencional como método de tamizaje como tipo anormal: ASCUS, ASC-H, L-SIL, H-SIL, ACG, AIS, carcinoma escamo-.

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Interpretation and Guidelines in Surgical Treatment”. This was an epidemiological, descriptive, observational and quantitative follow-up study on a cohort of women with ASCUS cytological reports. In Chile there is a paucity of scientific evidence on the clinical management of women zscus cervical ciyologia. How to cite this article. These women were asked to undergo the Pap test again and it was found that women had normal results, 62 women had abnormal results and 83 did not repeat the test.

Finally, in the fifth phase post-treatment follow-upthree procedures were carried out: It is usually diagnosed following a Pap test. Follow up of atypical squamous cell Pap smears in Iraqi women.

Prospective single cohort study at a cervical pathology unit in Santiago, Chile. The 83 cases that were lost from the follow-up were not taken into consideration. At the end of the follow-up period, the cohort of female with a first ASCUS report achieved the following results excluding the 83 women who had been lost from the follow-up: AACR meeting unveils more good news in fight against ‘women’s cancers’.

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Clinical management of the first ASCUS report in Chile. Prospective single-cohort study

Rev Chil Obstet Ginecol. These smears were processed citplogia means of the conventional technique of Pap sampling and were classified in accordance with the national classification system, which is equivalent to that of Bethesda as detailed below.

HPV was present in the remaining four women Figure 2.

In some cases these lesions can lead to invasive cervical cancerif not followed appropriately. The time from this first report to the third phase diagnostic confirmation was Accessed in Nov The diagnostic confirmation stage was followed by the treatment stage, which was conducted in accordance with the literature.

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The saclike cell of Ascomycetes in which ascospores develop following nuclear fusion citoloyia meiosis. A cohort of women was obtained from this group by applying the selection criteria of our study. In the post-treatment phase, cytological and colposcopic monitoring was instituted. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Citoloiga. The average age of the women was Another computer-based model evaluated different triage strategies for ASCUS Pap smears and found that reflex HPV testing provides the same or greater life expectancy benefits and is more cost-effective.

The clinical management performed was based on the national clinical algorithms. This tissue is sent for pathology testing to assign a histologic classification that is more definitive than a Pap smear result which is a cytologic finding.

Evaluating the impact of HPV-related diseases: In addition, a general citolovia and gynecological examination was performed. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License.

Debate continues regarding what the single strategy for optimal management of patients with ASCUS cytological reports might be. Normal colposcopy Neg was defined as negative colposcopic findings of intraepithelial lesions; colposcopic intraepithelial lesions IEL were defined as colposcopic findings showing a squamous cervical lesion; colposcopic human papillomavirus HPV was defined as presence of lesions in the cervix probably caused by HPV; squamous cell carcinoma SCC was defined as the presence of visual characteristics of this disease; and undetermined colposcopy was defined as uncertainty in the definition of the diagnosis.


Atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance: After making this selection, a cohort of women with ASCUS reports was obtained and these women were monitored for a period of three years, or until resolution of the case or until loss from the follow up.

The Bethesda system TBS is a system for reporting cervical or vaginal cytologic diagnoses, [1] used for reporting Pap smear results.

In the second phase diagnosis ascuus, atypical Pap tests should be repeated at the same PHC within six months, in accordance with the national algorithms. American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology.

These algorithm-guided behaviors have contributed towards lower rates of cervical cancer mortality in Chile, which are among the lowest in Latin America. Patients with epithelial cell abnormality in PAP smears: In the screening phase, 92, cervical cytological smears were collected in primary healthcare clinics. Papanicolaou test; Uterine cervical dysplasia; Diagnosis; Practice guidelines as topic; Follow-up studies.