cancer, uterine, cervical, screening
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
N Engl J Med. 2007 Oct 18;357(16):1579-88 Diagnostic
IN cancer, uterine, cervical, screening The Use of
testing for DNA of oncogenic human papillomaviruses
As Diagnostic Tool
Is better Than
Papanicolaou test
To identify high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: papillomaviruses DNA: sens 95%, spec 94%; Papanicolau sens 55%, spec 97%.