Liquid-based cytology in cervical screening
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Published by Gray Publishing on behalf of NCCHTA in Tunbridge Wells .
Written in English


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StatementJ. Karnon ... [et al.].
SeriesHealth technology assessment 2004 -- vol.8, no.20
ContributionsKarnon, J., National Co-ordinating Centre for HTA (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16233675M

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After screening the articles that had abstracts written in English, appeared in peer‐reviewed journals, and reported on studies of the test performance of cervical cytology using liquid‐based cytology, 60 articles remained for a more detailed by:   The objective of the current study was to evaluate the applicability of liquid‐based cytology in the Netherlands population screening program for cervical cancer. METHODS A special committee performed an evaluation of all the available by: on liquid-based cytology for cervical screening that has been issued to the NHS. The guidance can also be requested from the NHS Response Line by phoning and quoting reference N If you have access to the Internet, you can find more information about cervical cancer and. New technology for alternative and complementary forms of screening alterations in the cervix has recently been proposed, and one of these is known as liquid-based cytology (LBC). In this method, the cervical cells are immersed in a conserving liquid before being fixed on the slide, avoiding desiccation and reducing the quantity of obscuring.

  Is as sensitive as conventional cytology, and has other advantages Cervical screening has been shown to reduce the incidence of cervical cancer, but only in the setting of well organised, high quality programmes. In the United Kingdom the NHS cervical screening programme has been estimated to prevent around 80% of deaths from cervical cancer.1 Liquid based cytology represents the first Cited by: This application is seeking Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) listing of cell enrichment liquid-based cytology (LBC) for cervical cancer screening. In Australia, cervical cytology is routinely undertaken using the conventional Papanicolaou (Pap) smear or test (also referred to as conventional cytology, CC, in this document). The cell enrichment.   Guidance for acceptance of cervical screening samples in laboratories and pathways, roles and responsibilities (specific to the liquid based cytology Book the sample in . partners, family history of cervical cancer, STIs and alco-hol consumption. Liquid-based cytology (LBC) An automated liquid-based cytology, SurePath™ liquid-based Pap test (BD, USA), was employed for cytological sample preparation. After removing obscuring mucus from the cervix with a cotton swab, endocervical and ecto-.

The United Kingdom screening programmes changed their cervical screening method from the Pap test to liquid-based cytology in History. For many years, efforts have been made to develop methods that would enhance the sensitivity and specificity of the Papanicolaou smear (also called Pap smear). Emphasis has been placed on creating. ARTISTIC compared cytology with and without HPV testing am women attending routine cervical screening in –3. O HPV tests [hybrid capture 2 (HC2) with full HPV typing of those testing positive] were performed on routinely collected liquid-based cytology (LBC) cervical samples until September Methods are described elsewhere3,5 reporting that women were . primary screening to liquid-based cytology for cervical cancer Gina S. Ogilvie 1,2, Mel Krajden 1,2, Dirk van Niekerk 3,4, Laurie W. Smith 4, Darrel Cook 2,4, Kathy Ceballos 4, Marette Lee 4, Laura Gentile 4, Lovedeep Gondara, Ruth Elwood-Martin 1, Stuart Peacock 4, . Routine cervical screening has been shown to greatly reduce both the number of cervical cancer cases and deaths from the disease. For many years, cytology-based screening, known as the Pap test or Pap smear, was the only method of screening. Its use reduced cervical cancer incidence and deaths in countries where screening is common.