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Risk factors of cervical cancer (CC) development are well investigated, however, those influencing the risk of a potential false negative cytology preceding diagnosis of an invasive CC are not. We have aimed to explore these factors according to the data from Organised Cervical Cancer Screening Programme (OCCSP) in Poland. A total of 2.36 million o...
In our pilot study we have aimed to assess interlaboratory variability of cytological diagnoses in selected laboratories participating in the Polish Cervical Cancer Screening Programme (CCSP) to establish grounds for certification system for cytodiagnosticians and to monitor the quality of services. Set of 50 selected Pap smears, previously reasses...
We have aimed to study reasons for reporting false-negative cytology results preceding diagnosis of interval cervical cancers (CC) in Poland. Data on all Pap smears collected in the organised screening in 2010-2015 were retrieved from the electronic database and linked with Polish National Cancer Registry (PNCR) data. False-negative results were d...