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● 79 year old black woman with HSIL on pap test (Arch Pathol Lab Med 2004;128:485)
● Often no findings
● May be small aggregates of small and uniform cells with hyperchromatic nuclei or atypical basaloid cells (Diagn Cytopathol 1996;14:172)
● Also palisading and three dimensional groups with a “windswept” appearance (Acta Cytol 1995;39:563)
End of Cervix-cytology > Carcinoma > Adenoid basal
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