Figure 5.

Cyanophilic Atypical parakeratosis (ASC-H, favor HPV). Cohesive groups of hyperchromatic cyanophilic cells with ill-defined cell borders, which are straight with angulations better seen at periphery (arrow). N/C ratio is higher. Chromatin is smudgy. Some cells may show koilocytic space around nuclei. (a & b- Cervical smear [Papanicolaou stained SurePathâ„¢ Preparation], c- Cervical biopsy [Hematoxylin-eosin stained section]).

Chivukula and Shidham CytoJournal 2006 3:14   doi:10.1186/1742-6413-3-14
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