HPV18 DNA levels are not prognostic for precancerous cervical lesions
...nd Low-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion Triage Study.
During the 2-year study period, 92 women were diagnosed with CIN2-3. Among women with a cytologic
diagnosis of low- or high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions at enrollment, HPV18 DNA level was lower in women with CIN2-3 than those without CIN2...
Model highlights benefits and risks of cervical cancer screening methods
Routine screening with cervical cytologic
testing, commonly known as Pap smears, is credited...undergoing annual screening for 10 years, combined cytologic
and HPV testing would lead to an estimated 1,795 r...n would receive 403 referrals (396 excessive) from cytologic
testing following by triage HPV testing for those ...
Experts Offer Tips on Lung Cancer Prevention
...t of lung cancer.
Due to the lack of supporting evidence, the guidelines recommend against the use of LDCT, chest X-rays or single or serial sputum cytologic
evaluation for lung cancer screening in the general population, including smokers or others at high risk. The exceptions are for patients in well-desi...
New lung cancer guidelines oppose general CT screening
Due to the lack of supporting evidence, the guidelines recommend against the use of LDCT, chest radiographs, or single or serial sputum cytologic
evaluation for lung cancer screening in the general population, including smokers or others at high risk, except in the context of a well-designed cli...
HPV vaccine does not appear to be effective for treating pre-existing HPV infection
...e of vaccine effects with further analysis on selected study entry characteristics reflective of disease extent, including HPV-16/18 antibody results, cytologic
results, and HPV viral load. Similarly, no evidence of vaccine effects was observed in analyses stratified by other study entry parameters thought to ...
Cervical cancer screening to be increased in Arkansas
...nd mortality. Early recognisation of cervical cancer would help in early treatment //and help in cure and reducing mortality due to cervical cancer. A cytologic
screening test known as Pap smear test is used to detect early diagnosis of cervical cancer in its preinvasive state and could detect early diagnosis....
Measuring Urinary Protein Helps In Detecting Recurrent Bladder Cancer
...0% and 90%.
There is no known procedure of monitoring this ailment which is 100% perfect. The standard approach is the cystoscopy approach. The cytologic
(cell) analysis has a reputation for variability and poor sensitivity while interpreting results. A noninvasive urine test’s clinical utility was exam...