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

Magnification:
Medium

Clinical History:
67 year old woman with postmenopausal bleeding

Interpretation:
Adenocarcinoma, endometrial

Cytomorphologic Criteria:
Three-dimensional papillary cluster of abnormal cells with irregular nuclear membranes and nucleoli. No evidence of feathering.

Follow-up:
adenocarcinoma of the endometrium, FIGO Grades I-II

Bethesda Interobserver Reproducibility Data:
NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy # people picked NILM: Negative for Intraepithelial Lesion or Malignancy 6 1%
Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 # people picked Endometrial cells in a woman >= 40 18 3%
ASC-US # people picked ASC-US 1 0%
ASC-H # people picked ASC-H 1 0%
LSIL # people picked LSIL 0 0%
HSIL # people picked HSIL 1 0%
Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma # people picked Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma 1 0%
Atypical Endocervical Cells # people picked Atypical Endocervical Cells 46 9%
Atypical Endometrial Cells # people picked Atypical Endometrial Cells 154 29%
Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical # people picked Adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS), Endocervical 18 3%
Adenocarcinoma # people picked Adenocarcinoma 292 54%
 
538 interpretations were submitted.

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