Table 1

Frequency of cervical cytological findings at the first visit

Cervical cytological findings

Frequency (cases)

Percent


Negative for intraepithelial lesion

Without organism and inflammation

412

50.2

Candida and budding yeasts

159

19.4

Trichomonas vaginalis

13

1.6

Bacterial vaginosis

2

0.2

Herpes simplex virus

12

1.5

Reactive cellular changes associated with inflammation

96

11.7

Squamous cell abnormalities

ASCUS

23

2.8

ASC-H

5

0.6

LSIL

70

8.5

HSIL

29

3.5

Total

821

100


ASCUS, atypical squamous cell of undetermined significance; ASC-H, atypical squamous cell cannot exclude HSIL; LSIL, low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion;

HSIL, high grade squamous intraepithelial lesion.

Chalermchockcharoenkit et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2011 11:8   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-11-8

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