Cervix - Cytology
Atypia / premalignant / preinvasive lesions
Condyloma acuminatum

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Definition / general
  • Usually associated with HPV 6 or 11
  • Due to the presence of koilocytes, these lesions are categorized as low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (LSIL) in cytology
  • They may be diagnosed as ASC-US when all features are not present
  • Immature condyloma / papillary immature metaplasia: metaplastic squamous cells with nuclear enlargement, occasional binucleation, uniform nuclear contours, minimal hyperchromasia (Diagn Cytopathol 1998;18:416)