• content
  • Similar to the method of staining mentioned above regarding a colposcopy, alveolar mucosa has a high glycogen content that gives a positive iodine reaction vs. the keratinized gingiva. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • This frequently entails either HPV testing (Human Papilloma Virus) in 12 months, a repeat pap smear in 3, 6, or 12 months or a repeat colposcopy, depending on your specific medical history. (psu.edu)
  • Unlike colposcopy, cervicography does not have a current CPT/HCPCS code and typically is not covered by most medical insurance companies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rate
  • Cervicography is no more sensitive than Pap smear screening, and has a higher false positive rate (thus increasing the number of colposcopies needed). (wikipedia.org)