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


Clinical History:
Anal-rectal sample

NILM: Reactive Cellular Changes

Explanatory Notes:
Reactive and reparative changes may be seen on anal Paps; the criteria are similar to those seen on cervical cytology. Here, a monolayer sheet of epithelial cells with enlarged, bland nuclei and nucleoli is seen.

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