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Atlas Interpretation:
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Cytomorphologic Criteria:
Three dimensional plaque of keratinized cells with orangeophilic cytoplasm and minimally irregular, hyperchromatic nuclei.

Explanatory Notes:
Such cells may form the surface layers of reactive epithelium or SIL. In this case the findings are not sufficient for a firm interpretation of SIL.

Bethesda Interobserver Reproducibility Data:
NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy # people picked NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy 337 55%
Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 # people picked Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 2 0%
ASC-US # people picked ASC-US 214 35%
ASC-H # people picked ASC-H 10 2%
LSIL # people picked LSIL 26 4%
HSIL # people picked HSIL 4 1%
Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma # people picked Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma 12 2%
Atypical Endocervical Cells # people picked Atypical Endocervical Cells 2 0%
Atypical Endometrial Cells # people picked Atypical Endometrial Cells 1 0%
Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical # people picked Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical 1 0%
Adenocarcinoma # people picked Adenocarcinoma 0 0%
609 interpretations were submitted.

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