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


Clinical History:
32 year old woman

NILM: Endocervical cells: reparative

Cytomorphologic Criteria:
Monolayer sheet of endocervical cells with orderly arrangement. Streaming effect is observed. Nuclei are enlarged with nucleoli but have smooth borders and are not hyperchromatic.

Explanatory Notes:
Repair is characterized by cohesive cell groups with few or no single cells. In liquid preparations, the groups may appear more rounded with less streaming.

No abnormal follow-up

Bethesda Interobserver Reproducibility Data:
NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy # people picked NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy 150 30%
Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 # people picked Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 0 0%
ASC-US # people picked ASC-US 14 3%
ASC-H # people picked ASC-H 7 1%
LSIL # people picked LSIL 0 0%
HSIL # people picked HSIL 9 2%
Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma # people picked Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma 7 1%
Atypical Endocervical Cells # people picked Atypical Endocervical Cells 197 39%
Atypical Endometrial Cells # people picked Atypical Endometrial Cells 12 2%
Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical # people picked Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical 40 8%
Adenocarcinoma # people picked Adenocarcinoma 67 13%
503 interpretations were submitted.

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