human papillomavirus test

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human papillomavirus (HPV) test

a fluid analysis of a cervical mucus specimen, performed to identify genital HPV in women who have abnormal Pap smears.
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Follow-up outcomes for a large cohort of US women with negative imaged liquid-based cytology findings and positive high risk human papillomavirus test results.
Screening with a primary human papillomavirus test does not increase detection of cervical cancer and intraepithelial neoplasia 3.
Agreement between the AMPLICOR Human Papillomavirus Test and the Hybrid Capture 2 assay in detection of high-risk human papillomavirus and diagnosis of biopsy-confirmed high-grade cervical disease.

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