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Acta Cytologica 1–6.
Published Online: 26 July 2023
... results of cases with an unsatisfactory ThinPrep Pap test and positive hrHPV results were revealed. Methods: Between January 1, 2018, and October 31, 2022, 965 (3.7%) of 25,958 liquid-based cytology specimens were evaluated as unsatisfactory. Ninety-five (9.8%) of 965 patients were positive for hrHPV...
Nanako Sakabe, Sayumi Maruyama, Chihiro Ito, Yuka Shimoyama, Tetsuya Komene, Wataru Oboshi, Shouichi Sato, Kazuhisa Sudo, Katsuhide Ikeda
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (1): 38–45.
Published Online: 24 January 2023
...Nanako Sakabe; Sayumi Maruyama; Chihiro Ito; Yuka Shimoyama; Tetsuya Komene; Wataru Oboshi; Shouichi Sato; Kazuhisa Sudo; Katsuhide Ikeda Introduction: Liquid-based cytology (LBC)-fixed samples can be used for preparing multiple specimens of the same quality and for immunocytochemistry (ICC...
Acta Cytologica (2023) 67 (1): 27–37.
Published Online: 24 January 2023
...Ji Eun Choi; Min-Sun Jin; Ilias P. Nikas; Han Suk Ryu Introduction: WellPrep® (WP), a fully automated, one-step liquid-based cytology (LBC) platform using an all-in-one closed chamber, has recently been developed as a next-generation LBC technology. This study aimed to evaluate the diagnostic...
Hirokazu Odashima, Haruhiko Yoshioka, Kouki Minami, Keita Miyakawa, Kayo Horie, Yoshiaki Norimatsu, Kenji Yanoh, Jun Watanabe
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (6): 524–531.
Published Online: 12 September 2022
... with the conventional preparation can be dissolved by liquid-based cytology (LBC) preparation. The Yokohama System is a method for reporting endometrial cytology, but the system lumps cancers together and does not distinguish between histological types. The objective of this study was to clarify morphometrical...
Katsuhide Ikeda, Nanako Sakabe, Sayumi Maruyama, Chihiro Ito, Yuka Shimoyama, Shouichi Sato, Kohzo Nagata
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (6): 542–550.
Published Online: 06 September 2022
... and developed in the field of cytopathology. Liquid-based cytology (LBC) enables standardized cytological preparation and is also applied to artificial intelligence (AI) research, but cytological features differ depending on the LBC preservative solution types. In this study, the relationship between cell...
Mitsuaki Okodo, Kaori Okayama, Natsuko Tsukakoshi, Yukimi Misawa, Kazumasa Tanabe, Koji Teruya, Chieko Ito, Yasuyoshi Ishii, Masahiko Fujii, Mizue Oda
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (6): 507–512.
Published Online: 14 June 2022
... in the cytological triage of human papillomavirus-positive women. Methods: A total of 147 HSIL samples of liquid-based cytology (LBC) in patients with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2 or 3 were obtained, and then, the relationship between cellular patterns, such as single-cell-like and syncytial aggregates...
Ryota Tanaka, Masachika Fujiwara, Yoko Nakazato, Nobuaki Arai, Keisei Tachibana, Norihiko Sakamoto, Koji Kishimoto, Hiroshi Kamma, Junji Shibahara, Haruhiko Kondo
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (5): 457–465.
Published Online: 12 April 2022
... need for molecular testing on cytology specimens. The aim of this study was to determine the optimal preservation methods of liquid-based cytology (LBC) materials for molecular testing. Methods: Cytological samples from 35 surgical resected non-small cell lung carcinoma specimens were obtained between...
Junichi Sakane, Hirotsugu Kitayama, Takashi Inoue, Akihiro Nakamura, Masayoshi Yamada, Yudai Miyama, Hideki Kawamura, Hideto Iwafuchi, Shingo Kamoshida, Hiroyuki Ohsaki
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (5): 434–440.
Published Online: 29 March 2022
...) immunoenzyme staining combined with liquid-based cytology can serve as a noninvasive routine laboratory test for glomerular disease. Methods: The presence of PDX- and WT1-positive cells was investigated in 79 patients with glomerular disease and 51 patients with nonglomerular disease. Results: The frequencies...
Rinki Agrahari, Preeti Agarwal, Shalini Bhalla, Akshya Anand, Naseem Akhtar, Anit Parihar, Abhinav Arun Sonkar, Madhu Mati Goel
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (3): 197–205.
Published Online: 04 March 2022
... false negatives due to faulty smear preparations. Liquid-based cytology (LBC) can be advantageous in these scenarios. Hence, with an aim to investigate utility of LBC in these samples, we carried out the above study with objectives to find diagnostic accuracy of LBC and agreement of LBC with CS methods...
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (2): 159–164.
Published Online: 30 December 2021
... or of their effectiveness, quality 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. Cytopreparations Liquid-based cytology Serous effusions Serous...
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (1): 61–71.
Published Online: 27 October 2021
...Tzy Harn Chua; Khoon Leong Chuah Introduction: There is increasing need for more testing in non-small cell lung cancer given the introduction of newer targeted therapies. Cytological specimens including conventional smears (CS), cell blocks (CB), and liquid-based cytology (LBC) are an alternative...
Katsuhide Ikeda, Wataru Oboshi, Yusuke Hashimoto, Tetsuya Komene, Yoshitaka Yamaguchi, Shouichi Sato, Sayumi Maruyama, Nozomi Furukawa, Nanako Sakabe, Kohzo Nagata
Acta Cytologica (2022) 66 (1): 55–60.
Published Online: 13 October 2021
...Katsuhide Ikeda; Wataru Oboshi; Yusuke Hashimoto; Tetsuya Komene; Yoshitaka Yamaguchi; Shouichi Sato; Sayumi Maruyama; Nozomi Furukawa; Nanako Sakabe; Kohzo Nagata Introduction: Liquid-based cytology (LBC) is increasingly used for nongynecologic applications. However, the cytological preparation...
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (6): 510–521.
Published Online: 14 September 2021
...Hiaki Sato; Yoshiaki Norimatsu; Satoshi Irino; Takeshi Nishikawa Introduction/Objective: Liquid-based cytology (LBC) is advantageous as multiple stained specimens can be prepared and used for additional assays such as immunocytochemical and molecular-pathological investigations. Two types...
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (3): 227–234.
Published Online: 02 March 2021
... 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. Liquid-based cytology Conventional preparation Endometrial endometrioid carcinoma...
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...
Joerg Schwock, Blerta Starova, Zanobia F. Khan, Jelena Mirkovic, Carlos Parra-Herran, Hyang Mi Ko, Marjan Rouzbahman, Zeina Ghorab
Acta Cytologica (2021) 65 (1): 56–66.
Published Online: 05 November 2020
... etiology. Data on GAS in liquid-based cytology (LBC) Papanicolaou (Pap) test preparations from a North American patient population are scant. We systematically assessed the cytomorphologic characteristics of GAS in LBC from patients in Ontario and examined if glandular cell nuclear area could represent...
Kyoko Tanaka, Daisuke Aoki, Akiko Tozawa-Ono, Nao Suzuki, Kiyoshi Takamatsu, Masaru Nakamura, Hajime Tsunoda, Shigeo Seino, Noriko Kobayashi, Takefumi Shirayama, Fumiaki Takahashi
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (5): 486–491.
Published Online: 12 June 2020
... , Chan SF , Richards A , et al. Accuracy of reading liquid based cytology slides using the ThinPrep Imager compared with conventional cytology: prospective study . BMJ . 2007 ; 335 ( 7609 ): 31 – 8 . 10.1136/bmj.39219.645475.55 8. Roberts JM , Thurloe JK , Bowditch RC...
Antônio Carlos Almeida de Oliveira, Miguel Fontes Domingues, Paulo Murilo Neufeld, Marcos Fleury, José Firmino Nogueira Neto
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (6): 539–546.
Published Online: 09 June 2020
...Antônio Carlos Almeida de Oliveira; Miguel Fontes Domingues; Paulo Murilo Neufeld; Marcos Fleury; José Firmino Nogueira Neto Introduction: Cervical cancer screening is an important tool in public health. Liquid-based cytology (LBC) has been performed at the studied hospital for 7 years. The present...
Hideo Satake, Noriyuki Inaba, Keiichiro Kanno, Masato Mihara, Yoshitake Takagi, Nobuo Kondo, Satoru Sagae
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (5): 433–441.
Published Online: 12 May 2020
.... Atypia of squamous cells of undetermined significance Bethesda – system Cervical cancer screening Cervical cytology Cervical screening programs Gynecologic cytology Human papillomavirus test in cervical pathology Liquid-based cytology Negative predictive value Pap test Polymerase chain reaction...
Yoshiaki Norimatsu, Kenji Yanoh, Yasuo Hirai, Tetsuji Kurokawa, Tadao K. Kobayashi, Franco Fulciniti
Acta Cytologica (2020) 64 (3): 195–207.
Published Online: 30 August 2019
... blood, cellular overlapping, and the complex physiology of endometrium). Recently, the use of liquid-based cytology (LBC), with its ability to remove blood and mucus and to distribute cells uniformly in a thin layer on the slide, has provided an opportunity to reevaluate the role of endometrial cytology...