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Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (4): 395–402.
Published Online: 08 August 2023
...Gozde Kir; Damla Dokmeci Guney; Hatice Seneldir Introduction: According to the current American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP) guidelines, patients with normal cytology results may be referred for colposcopy according to their high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) test...
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (2): 129–142.
Published Online: 20 April 2023
...Michael James Thrall Background: Squamous intraepithelial lesions observed in Papanicolaou (Pap) test gynecologic cytology arise as a result of infection of the cervicovaginal tract by human papillomavirus (HPV). The viral cytopathic effect of HPV manifests as koilocytosis, also known as low-grade...
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (2): 185–194.
Published Online: 20 April 2023
..., overall performs well in detecting anal abnormalities and acts as an adequate screening tool. Importantly, most anal squamous dysplasias and cancers are also associated with human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, raising the possibility of HPV testing or genotyping as a component of screening and/or follow...
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (2): 111–118.
Published Online: 20 April 2023
...–7. 4. zur Hausen H. Human papillomaviruses and their possible role in squamous cell carcinomas. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 1977;78:1–30. 5. Bosch FX, Manos MM, Muñoz N, Sherman M, Jansen AM, Peto J, et al. Prevalence of human papillomavirus in cervical cancer: a worldwide perspective...
Yuki Iida, Shinya Sato, Masayo Okawa, Kohei Hikino, Hiroaki Komatsu, Akiko Kudoh, Jun Chikumi, Tetsuro Oishi, Tasuku Harada, Fuminori Taniguchi
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (1): 17–26.
Published Online: 24 January 2023
...Yuki Iida; Shinya Sato; Masayo Okawa; Kohei Hikino; Hiroaki Komatsu; Akiko Kudoh; Jun Chikumi; Tetsuro Oishi; Tasuku Harada; Fuminori Taniguchi Introduction: We previously reported that preoperative human papillomavirus (HPV) type 16/18 positivity and postoperative high-risk (HR)-HPV test...
Ruchika Gupta, Showket Hussain, Roopa Hariprasad, Kavitha Dhanasekaran, Sheel Verma, Vineeta Agarwal, Sandeep, Shahana Parveen, Avineet Kaur, Chandresh Pragya Verma, Amita, Reena Dwivedi, Sompal Singh, Sanjay Gupta
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (6): 496–506.
Published Online: 17 November 2022
... cervical precancerous lesions and cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. This study aimed at evaluating the prevalence of cervical lesions and high-risk HPV (HR-HPV) infection in WLHIV in comparison to the HIV-negative women undergoing opportunistic screening. In addition, these findings among...
Hanife Guler Donmez, Utku Akgor, Sevgen Onder, Atakan Tanacan, Oguzhan Kuru, Nejat Ozgul, Alp Usubutun, Martin Hufbauer, Baki Akgül, Mehmet Sinan Beksac
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (5): 409–419.
Published Online: 18 March 2022
... to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Human papillomavirus Secreted frizzled-related protein 4 Beta-catenin Autophagy Human papillomaviruses (HPV) are small, double-stranded, epitheliotropic DNA...
Tali Feinberg, Einav Yehuda-Shnaidman, Tamar Wolf, Judith Sandbank, Jacob Segal, Zvi Vaknin, Eduardo Schejter
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (6): 494–500.
Published Online: 24 August 2021
...Tali Feinberg; Einav Yehuda-Shnaidman; Tamar Wolf; Judith Sandbank; Jacob Segal; Zvi Vaknin; Eduardo Schejter Objectives: This work is aimed to summarize the first year of the high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) screening test and compare it to the cytology screening test, regarding positivity...
Reshma Pujari, Marsali Ruth Newman, Karen L. Talia, Adam Pendlebury, David Hawkes, Kerryn Ireland-Jenkin, W. Glenn McCluggage
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (5): 448–452.
Published Online: 22 July 2021
... reported cases were associated with low-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) type 42. We report a case of seborrheic keratosis-like lesion of the cervix and provide the first description of the cytological features of this lesion. Case Presentation: A woman in her late forties presented with postcoital bleeding...
Priscila Grecca Pedrão, Ana Carolina de Carvalho, Júlio César Possati-Resende, Fernanda de Paula Cury, Nathália C. Campanella, Cristina Mendes de Oliveira, José Humberto Tavares Guerreiro Fregnani
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (3): 264–271.
Published Online: 05 May 2021
... to the use of liquid storage medium for cervical samples, especially for screening programs in places with few resources. Objective: The objective of this study is to verify the viability and efficacy of human papillomavirus DNA (HPV-DNA) detection in cervical cell samples collected and stored on a Flinders...
Ayumi Ryu, Shigenori Nagata, Chiaki Kubo, Yuko Ueda, Satoshi Tanada, Atsushi Idota, Shoji Kamiura, Keiichiro Honma, Tomoyuki Yamasaki
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (2): 150–157.
Published Online: 11 November 2020
... in cervical screening cytology because of its blunt morphologic atypia and the limited utility of human papillomavirus testing and ancillary immunochemical staining. Despite the recent widespread uptake of liquid-based cytology (LBC) systems, the cytomorphological features of GAS in LBC samples...
Caetano Galvão Petrini, Larissa Brito Bastos, Geraldo Duarte, Patricia Pereira Dos Santos Melli, José Carlos Alves-Filho, Silvana Maria Quintana
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (5): 442–451.
Published Online: 29 June 2020
...Caetano Galvão Petrini; Larissa Brito Bastos; Geraldo Duarte; Patricia Pereira Dos Santos Melli; José Carlos Alves-Filho; Silvana Maria Quintana Introduction: Persistent infection with high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) types is associated with high-grade intraepithelial lesions (HSILs...
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (5): 425–432.
Published Online: 12 May 2020
... responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. YouTube Pap smear test Cervical cancer Human papillomavirus Cervical cancer and its precursor lesions can, in most instances, be easily...
Katia Ramos Moreira Leite, Ruan Pimenta, Juliana Canavez, Flavio Canavez, Fernando R. de Souza, Ligia Vara, Carmen Estivallet, Luiz Heraldo Camara-Lopes
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (5): 420–424.
Published Online: 01 April 2020
... or safety. The publisher and the editor(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Cervical cancer Vaccine Human papillomavirus Genotyping GLOBOCAN data indicated...
Acta Cytologica (2019) 63 (2): 85–96.
Published Online: 29 April 2019
...Kate Cuschieri; Attila T. Lorincz; Belinda Nedjai Background: Massive strides have been made with respect to primary and secondary prevention of human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated disease as a result of prophylactic vaccination and cervical screening based on molecular HPV testing. However...
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (1-2): 155–165.
Published Online: 12 April 2019
..., p16 immunohistochemistry (IHC), human papillomavirus (HPV) testing, and, importantly, cyto-histologic correlation. Of these, p16 IHC is consistently sensitive and specific for detecting HSIL. HPV RNA in situ hybridization (ISH) is a newer technique with excellent sensitivity and specificity...
Acta Cytologica (2019) 63 (2): 118–123.
Published Online: 12 March 2019
...Andreia Albuquerque; Rui Medeiros Human papillomavirus is associated with several anogenital and oropharyngeal lesions, including warts, premalignant lesions, and cancer. There are specific groups that were identified as high-risk groups for anal squamous cell carcinoma and anal human...
Júlio Cesar Possati-Resende, Fabiana de Lima Vazquez, Naitielle de Paula Pantano, José Humberto Tavares Guerreiro Fregnani, Edmundo Carvalho Mauad, Adhemar Longatto-Filho
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (1-2): 7–15.
Published Online: 28 February 2019
... for a variety of reasons, including geographic isolation, limited access to medical care, lack of awareness of cancer risks, lower education levels, and embarrassment about having the clinical examination. Methods: This study was designed to evaluate the use of self-sampling for human papillomavirus (HPV...
Acta Cytologica (2019) 63 (2): 143–147.
Published Online: 22 February 2019
...Katja Kero; Jaana Rautava Sexual intercourse is regarded as the primary route of human papillomavirus (HPV) transmission. Reported rates of the genotype-specific genital concordance of HPV infection among heterosexual partners vary. Most studies have evaluated only male/female genital transmission...
Acta Cytologica (2019) 63 (2): 148–158.
Published Online: 15 February 2019
...Anna Paaso; Anna Jaakola; Stina Syrjänen; Karolina Louvanto Persistent high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) infection has been associated with increased risk for cervical precancerous lesions and cancer. The host’s genetic variability is known to play a role in the development of cervical cancer...