Cervix - Cytology
Metastases to cervix

Author: Marilin Rosa, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 3 May 2017, last major update June 2011

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PubMed search: cytology cervix Metastases [title]

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Definition / general
  • Yield for positive Pap smear diagnoses in extrauterine malignancies is best in patients with an established diagnosis (Acta Cytol 1999;43:806)
Case reports
Cytology images

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Ovarian clear cell carcinoma with
psammoma body
(contributed by Dr. Carmen Luz, Spain)

Positive stains
  • Immunohistochemistry panels will vary according to site of origin
  • Clinical history important when selecting panels of immunostains