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Results of a control quality strategy in cervical cytology

Caio Eduardo Gullo, Anna Luiza Tannús Dami, Amanda Pires Barbosa, Aline Maria de Vita Marques, Marianna Angelo Palmejani, Luiz Guilherme Cernaglia Aureliano de Lima, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000100018

Objective:To determine the efficacy of a quality control strategy in cervical cytology in the detection of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions.METHODS:Forty-two patients were selected who underwent a Pap smear and cervical uterine biopsy between April 2008 and December 2009, with evidence of a high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion in one or both tests. The statistical parameters of the smear test were calculated before and after systematic meetings for review of the archived test results (6 years), in which the following was done: […]

Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection among women seen at the lower genital tract pathology clinic, Jundiaí School of Medicine, Brazil

João Bosco Ramos Borges, Ana Carolina Marchesini, Luciana Francine Bocchi De Stefani, Marcus Vinícius Gonçalves Belintani, Thaís Andrea dos Santos

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao2002

ABSTRACTObjective:To estimate the prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis in a population with a high risk of sexually transmitted diseases and to compare data of the literature and the relationship of infection with the presence of human papilloma virus induced lesions.Methods:A total of 28 hybrid capture tests for C. trachomatis were collected from patients referred to the Municipal Health Division of the city of Jundiaí (SP) for the lower genital tract pathology. The results were compared with findings in the literature, and […]

Endovascular surgery in gynecology

Marcos de Lorenzo Messina, Fernanda Deutsch, Eduardo Zlotnik, Felipe Nasser, Breno Boueri Affonso, Nilson Roberto de Melo, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082010RW1372

ABSTRACT Endovascular surgery has presented a high evolution since 1960 with Charles Dotter, who changed the concept of catheter utilization as a mean to diagnose and introduce therapeutic in interventionist vascular environment. The first reports of bleeding control of gastrointestinal and transluminal angioplasty input the development of new techniques for endovascular access, and new materials use, such as microcatheters and embolic agents, become this procedure effective and viable for treatment of several pathologies. The embolization of several organs of human […]