Cite this page: Squamous papilloma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixcytologysquamouspapilloma.html. Accessed December 17th, 2017.
Definition / general
- A benign tumor of squamous epitheilial cells without HPV changes; therefore, not detected on Pap smear (The Pap Smear - Mathilde E. Boon, Albert J. H. Suurmeijer, 1996)
- For cytologic smears, incidence of 1 per 5,000
- Associated with pregnancy (Med J Aust 1975;2:304)
- Dysplasia of squamous cells is often found