Brief guidance document on the appropriate use of human papillomavirus testing issued by the Cytology Education and Technology Consortium

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  • George G. Birdsong MD

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    1. Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    2. Department of Anatomic Pathology, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Department of Anatomic Pathology, Grady Memorial Hospital, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303; Fax: (404) 616-9084
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  • See referenced original article on pages 154‒6, this issue.

Abstract

A brief, easy‒to‒use guidance document regarding the appropriate use of human papillomavirus (HPV) testing has been released by the Cytology Education and Technology Consortium. Use of this document will help in preventing unnecessary or inappropriate HPV testing.

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