TITLE

COMMENTARY

AUTHOR(S)
Buntinx, Frank
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Evidence Based Medicine;Nov2003, p187
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's comments on a review made on a study concerning the accuracy of monolayer cytology (MLC) or human papillomavirus (HPV) testing more accurate than the conventional cervical smear (CCS) test for detecting cervical neoplasia.
ACCESSION #
66881008

 

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