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Atlas Interpretation:
Interpreted image
Type of Preparation:
ThinPrep/ LBP


Clinical History:
33 year old woman, routine smear

NILM: Keratotic cellular changes:"typical parakeratosis"

Cytomorphologic Criteria:
Keratotic cellular changes, ?typical parakeratosis? On the left (conventional smear ) is an orangeophilic cluster, and on the right (LBP), are more eosinophilic squamous cells with small, opaque nuclei

HPV testing, performed for other reasons on the liquid based specimen, was negative

Bethesda Interobserver Reproducibility Data:
NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy # people picked NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy 325 69%
Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 # people picked Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 0 0%
ASC-US # people picked ASC-US 115 24%
ASC-H # people picked ASC-H 0 0%
LSIL # people picked LSIL 29 6%
HSIL # people picked HSIL 1 0%
Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma # people picked Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma 0 0%
Atypical Endocervical Cells # people picked Atypical Endocervical Cells 0 0%
Atypical Endometrial Cells # people picked Atypical Endometrial Cells 0 0%
Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical # people picked Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical 0 0%
Adenocarcinoma # people picked Adenocarcinoma 0 0%
470 interpretations were submitted.

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