Significance of benign endometrial cells in Papanicolaou tests from women aged ≥ 40 years Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Endometrial Hyperplasia
  • Endometrial Neoplasms
  • Endometrium
  • Papanicolaou Test
  • Vaginal Smears

abstract

  • The current study found that women aged >or=40 years with BECs in their Pap tests did not have more endometrial hyperplasias or malignancies when compared with women who had endometrial sampling for reasons other than the presence of endometrial cells in a Pap test.

publication date

  • August 25, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.21156

PubMed ID

  • 15900572

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 207

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 105

number

  • 4