Mild cervical atypia: A management dilemma

Fang Kan Lim, Khalil Razvi, Yee Kiang Ling, Angela Chong, Kok Fun Tham, S. Arulkumaran

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This study examined 117 patients with mild cervical atypia or atypical squamous cells of uncertain significance; it was found that 25% had histologically proven CIN lesions by colposcopically-directed punch biopsy or cone biopsy, 18% were found to have at least CIN 2 lesions and there was 1 case of invasive cancer. These data strongly support the recommendation of early colposcopic referral in patients with mild cervical atypia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)437-440
Number of pages4
JournalAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1996

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    Lim, F. K., Razvi, K., Ling, Y. K., Chong, A., Tham, K. F., & Arulkumaran, S. (1996). Mild cervical atypia: A management dilemma. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 36(4), 437-440.