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Atlas Interpretation:
Interpreted image
Type of Preparation:
Conventional

Magnification:
Low

Adequacy Description:
Squamous cellularity:~75 cells in this 4X field

Cytomorphologic Criteria:
This image was composed to depict the appearance of a 4X field with approximately 75 cells. It is to be used as a guide in assessing squamous cellularity of conventional specimens. An adequate conventional smear has an estimated minimum of approximately 8,000-12,000 well visualized and preserved squamous cells.

Explanatory Notes:
The specimen is unsatisfactory if all fields have this level, or less, of squamous cellularity.


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