CERVIX | CERVICAL SCREENING [ISSN 1804-087X]
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PARTNERS AND EXPERT GUARANTEE
 
Czech Gynaecological and Obstetrical Society | Ministry of Health | Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses, Masaryk University
GRANT SUPPORT OF THE PROJECT
 
GlaxoSmithKline     Roche |

Other sources of information
Cervical cytology (in Czech)www.cipek.cz
Cervical cytology
 
Cancer Screening in the European Unionec.europa.eu
Cancer Screening in the European Union (2017)
[ 10,6 MB]
 
SVOD - Epidemiology of malignant tumours in the Czech Republicwww.svod.cz
Epidemiology of malignant tumours
in the Czech Republic
 
NCI Bethesda System
HPV College

 

HPV Testing Followed by Cytology Triage Improves Cervical Cancer Screening

Using human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA testing as a primary screening strategy, followed by cytological triage and repeat screening for persistent HPV type-specific infection, might increase the accuracy of cervical cancer screening.


Compared with cytology alone, this strategy had a considerably higher sensitivity for detecting high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN), according to a study published online January 13 online in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

Read the whole article at Medscape.com

13.1.2009 Medscape Journal of Medicine


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