• Uterine
  • in one of the center participating in the study and acceptance of the use of Nadis® medical files within the context of follow up that should be realized according to the recommandation of undertaking: systematic Pap smear for asymptomatic patient s (expert's report, Pr.P.Yéni) or Pap smear for classical searching of any pathology of the uterine-cervix. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • He first reported that uterine cancer could be diagnosed by means of a vaginal smear in 1928, but the importance of his work was not recognized until the publication, together with Herbert Frederick Traut (1894-1963), of Diagnosis of Uterine Cancer by the Vaginal Smear in 1943. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first observation of cancer cells in the smear of the uterine cervix," he later wrote, "gave me one of the greatest thrills I ever experienced during my scientific career. (wikipedia.org)
  • risks
  • One of the main risks for developing BV is douching, which alters the vaginal flora and predisposes women to developing BV. (wikipedia.org)
  • female
  • Female sex workers undergoing Pap smear examinations at two non-governmental organisations between 2006 and 2012. (hkmj.org)
  • A total of 2697 satisfactory Pap smears from female sex workers were performed during the study period from 2006 to 2012. (hkmj.org)
  • changes
  • By starting on the 5th or 6th day and then doing smears every day or every other day you will be able to notice significant changes in the cell structures. (leerburg.com)
  • Selected scientific publications: on fertility of macaques (1941), ovarian changes induced by hormones, vaginal smears (1952). (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • An estimated 5.72 million Pap smears are done annually in these women, at a cost of $43.5 million to $350 million. (readabstracts.com)
  • Several studies have reported an increased risk of vaginal cancer in these women, while other studies have found no risk. (readabstracts.com)
  • Ospemifene is "an estrogen agonist/antagonist that makes vaginal tissue thicker and less fragile resulting in a reduction in the amount of pain women experience with sexual intercourse. (wikipedia.org)
  • slide
  • The smear is prepared on separate areas of a single slide with three distinct samples, each from ectocervix, vagina and endocervix. (wikipedia.org)