Flashcards in Wk3 Cervical cancer screening Deck (9)
What is ASC-US?
atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance
Cervical cancer precursor ratings...
CIS --- carcinoma in situ
Cervical cancer high risk factors
1. HIV +
3. hx of abnormal test in prior 10 years
4. hx of cervical cancer
5. hx of CIN 2/3/CIS
6. hx of in utero DES exposure (unncommon)
If less than 21 years old?
DO NOT SCREEN
When to screen 21-29 yo?
cervical cytology q3 years
**only do HPV to triage ASC-US result
**annually if immunosuppressed
When to screen 30-65 yo?
Cytology + HPV q5 years
cytology alone q3 years
Guidlines for screening over 65 yo?
Do not screen
**lecturer does not like this
Screening for HIV + pts:
q6 months until 2 consecutive negative tests then annual