"Vaginal Smears" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Collection of pooled secretions of the posterior vaginal fornix for cytologic examination.
- Vaginal Smears
- Smear, Vaginal
- Smears, Vaginal
- Vaginal Smear
- Cervical Smears
- Cervical Smear
- Smear, Cervical
- Smears, Cervical
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Vaginal Smears" by people in Profiles.
Provider beliefs in effectiveness and recommendations for primary HPV testing in?3 health-care systems. JNCI Cancer Spectr. 2023 01 03; 7(1).
Factors associated with timely colposcopy following an abnormal cervical cancer test result. Prev Med. 2022 11; 164:107307.
Gaps in the screening process for women diagnosed with cervical cancer in four diverse US health care settings. Cancer Med. 2023 Feb; 12(3):3705-3717.
Contribution of Etiologic Cofactors to CIN3+ Risk Among Women With Human Papillomavirus-Positive Screening Test Results. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2022 Apr 01; 26(2):127-134.
Out of reach? Correlates of cervical cancer underscreening in women with varying levels of healthcare interactions in a United States integrated delivery system. Prev Med. 2021 04; 145:106410.
Reactions of women underscreened for cervical cancer who received unsolicited human papillomavirus self-sampling kits. J Med Screen. 2020 09; 27(3):146-156.
Patterns and correlates of cervical cancer screening initiation in a large integrated health care system. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 04; 218(4):429.e1-429.e9.
Proof-of-principle study of a novel cervical screening and triage strategy: Computer-analyzed cytology to decide which HPV-positive women are likely to have =CIN2. Int J Cancer. 2017 Feb 01; 140(3):718-725.
Human papillomavirus vaccination and subsequent cervical cancer screening in a large integrated healthcare system. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Feb; 216(2):151.e1-151.e9.
A cohort study of cervical screening using partial HPV typing and cytology triage. Int J Cancer. 2016 Dec 01; 139(11):2606-15.