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Cytopathologist Virtual Issue
This special virtual issue features recently published articles personally selected by the Editor-in-Chief for their relevance to cytopathologists. These important articles focus on some of the key topics facing cytopathologists today and are offered free of charge until December 31st.
Testing for Human Papillomavirus in Cervical Cancer Screening A Review of Indications and Methodology
By Ha Thanh Nishino, MD, Rosemary H. Tambouret, MD; and David C. Wilbur, MD.
Anal Cancer and Cervical Cancer Screening: Key Differences
By Teresa M. Darragh, MD and Barbara Winkler, MD.
Cervical Screening in England: The Past, Present, and Future By Rebecca Albrow, MPH; Henry Kitchener, MD, FRCOG; Nalini Gupta, MD, DNB; and Mina Desai, CBE, FRCPath.
p16/ki-67 dual-Stain Cytology in the Triage of ASCUS and LSIL Papanicolaou Cytology
Results From the European Equivocal or Mildly Abnormal Papanicolaou Cytology Study
By Dietmar Schmidt, MD; Christine Bergeron, MD, PhD; Karin J Denton, MD; and Ruediger Ridder, PhD for the European CINtec Cytology Study Group.
Improvement in the Routine Screening of Cervical Smears
A Study Using Rapid Prescreening and 100% Rapid Review as Internal Quality Control Methods.
By Suelene Brito Nascimento Tavares, MSc; Nadja L. Alves de Sousa, BSc; Edna J. C. Manrique, PhD; Zair B. Pinheiro de Albuquerque, BSc; Luiz C. Zeferino, PhD; and Rita G. Amaral, PhD.
The Impact of Implementation of the Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology on the Quality of Reporting, ‘‘Risk’’ of Malignancy, Surgical Rate, and Rate of Frozen Sections Requested for Thyroid Lesions
By Amanda Crowe, MD, Ami Linder, MD, Omar Hameed, MBChB, Chura Salih, BDS, Janie Roberson, CT (ASCP), Jonathon Gidley, CT (ASCP), MBA; and Isam A. Eltoum, MD, MBA.
Cytologic and Molecular Diagnosis of Thyroid Cancers
Is it Time for Routine Reflex Testing?
By Lewis A. Hassell, MD; Elizabeth M. Gillies, MD; and S. Terence Dunn, PhD.
Equivocal Cytology in Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Improvement of Diagnostic Accuracy Using Adjuvant Multicolor FISH, DNA-image cytometry, and Quantitative Promoter Hypermethylation Analysis
By Martin Schramm, MD; Christian Wrobel; Ingmar Born; Marietta Kazimirek; Natalia Pomjanski, MD; Marina William, MD; Rainer Kappes, MD; Claus Dieter Gerharz, MD, PhD; Stefan Biesterfeld, MD, PhD1; and Alfred Böcking, MD, PhD.
The Utility of Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration Biopsy in the Diagnosis of Mediastinal Lymphoproliferative Disorders
By Carrie B. Marshall, MD; Betsy Jacob, CT(ASCP); Shobhana Patel, BS, CT(ASCP); Nour Sneige, MD; Carlos A. Jimenez, MD; Rudolph C. Morice, MD; and Nancy Caraway, MD.
On-Site Adequacy Evaluations Performed by Cytotechnologists
Correlation With Final Interpretations of 5241 Image-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsies
By Oname O. Burlingame, MD, PhD; Kessè O. Kessè, CT (ASCP); Stuart G. Silverman, MD; and Edmund S. Cibas, MD.
Use of the Monoclonal Antibody MOC-31 as an Immunomarker for Detecting Metastatic Adenocarcinoma in Effusion Cytology
By Uma R. Kundu, MD and Savitri Krishnamurthy, MD.
Evaluation of Chromosomal Aberrations in Patients With Benign Conditions and Reactive Changes in Urinary Cytology
By Coya Tapia, MD; Kathrina Glatz, MD; Ellen C. Obermann, MD; Bruno Grilli; Audrey Barascud; Michelle Herzog; Renè Schönegg, MD; Spasenija Savic, MD; and Lukas Bubendorf, MD.
Cytomorphologic Findings of B-Cell Lymphomas With Concurrent IGH/BCL2 and MYC Rearrangements (Dual-Translocation Lymphomas)
By Gilda da Cunha Santos, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Hyang Mi Ko, MD, PhD; Mauro Ajaj Saieg, MD, PhD; Scott L. Boerner, MD, FRCPC; Shui Wun Lai; Denis Bailey, MD, PhD, FRCPC; and William R. Geddie, MD, FRCPC.
By Stephen S. Raab, MD and Dana M. Grzybicki, MD.