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Atlas Interpretation:
Interpreted image
Type of Preparation:
Histology

Magnification:
High

Interpretation:
Endocervical adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS)

Cytomorphologic Criteria:
Intact endocervical gland lined by pseudostratified glandular cells with enlarged, elongated, hyperchromatic nuclei. Note "gland-in-gland" arrangement. Mitotic figures are numerous.


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