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Inflammatory smear with intermediate squamous cells having enlarged nuclei: the cause of this change is inflammatory and is not typical of ASC-US. The term ASC-US should be avoided in an inflammatory context with small halos. (obj. 20x)



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Reviewer: SZE KHIONG LO

Vacuoles

The present of vacuoles may suggest that these are inflammation cells.
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Reviewer: Bibiana Bernal

the rim of the nucleous of the left lower cell

yes, i report this like ASCUS, but im really worry about this cell, because it has a irregular rim of its nucleo and it's not a good pap coloration
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