TITLE

Indications for Papanicolaou Tests

PUB. DATE
May 1965
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;5/29/1965, Vol. 1 Issue 5447, p1439
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64058978

 

Related Articles

  • Role of Papanicolaou Tests. Rodriguez, Maria D. // American Family Physician;3/15/2001, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p1048 

    Presents a letter to the editor that discusses the role of Papanicolaou tests among women.

  • SEX ANSWERS, PLEASE! Hutcherson, Hilda // Glamour;Jul2009, Vol. 107 Issue 7, p66 

    The article provides an answer to a question about irregular Papanicolaou test results.

  • COLPOSCOPY. Schnell, Zoanne Burgess; Van Leeuwen, Anne M.; Kranpitz, Todd R. // Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests ;Jan2003, p333 

    Presents a comprehensive guide to colposcopy, a laboratory and diagnostic test for vagina and cervix. Discussion on the colposcopy procedure performed after papanicolaou test for women; Clinical indications for the test; Details of the normal and abnormal findings of the test; Information on...

  • Pap test.  // Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th Edition;Feb2013, p1 

    Pap test, Pap smear, or Papanicolaou test (păp″ənē′kəlou), medical procedure used to detect cancer of the uterine cervix (see uterus). A scraping, brushing, or smear, is taken from the surface of the vagina or cervix and is prepared on a slide and stained for...

  • Pap test.  // Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th Edition;Q1 2017, p1 

    Pap test, Pap smear, or Papanicolaou test (păp″ənē′kəlou), medical procedure used to detect cancer of the uterine cervix. A scraping, brushing, or smear, is taken from the surface of the vagina or cervix and is prepared on a slide and stained for microscopic...

  • Pap smear, Pap test.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1700 

    A definition of the medical term "Pap smear or Pap test," which refers to papanicolaou test, is presented.

  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing as an Adjunct to Cytology in Cervical Screening Programs. Lörincz, Attila T.; Richart, Ralph M. // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Aug2003, Vol. 127 Issue 8, p959 

    Our objective was to review current large studies of human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA testing as an adjunct to the Papanicolaou test for cervical cancer screening programs. We analyzed 10 large screening studies that used the Hybrid Capture 2 test and 3 studies that used the polymerase chain...

  • Compliance with Papanicolaou Smear Screening Following Tubal Ligation in Women with Cervical Cancer. Winkler, Harvey A.; Anderson, Patrick S.; Fields, Abbie L.; Runowicz, Carolyn D.; DeVictoria, Carol; Goldberg, Gary L. // Journal of Women's Health;Jan/Feb1999, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p103 

    Presents a study which evaluated compliance with Papanicolaou smear screening after tubal ligation in women with cervical cancer. Benefits of Papanicolaou test; Data and methods used; Findings and its implications.

  • What the Results of a Pap Smear May Mean.  // American Family Physician;2/1/1995, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p443 

    Focuses on the Papanicolaou (Pap) test. Instruments used in the procedure; Interpretation of results; Definition of colposcopy; Treatment options.

  • Incidence of Pap Test Abnormalities Within 3 Years of a Normal Pap Test-United States, 1991-1998.  // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/10/2000, Vol. 49 Issue 44, p1001 

    Reports the decline in cervical cancer incidence and mortality in the United States. Basis for the decline; Use of the Papanicolaou test.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics