Before application of acetic acid: Normal mucoid discharge is seen on the ectocervix.
Cervix before application of acetic acid:
After application of acetic acid: The SCJ is fully visible at the external os. The outer limit of the TZ can be well delineated by the position of the nabothian cyst at the 12 oíclock position. A small thin acetowhite area with sharp margins and attached to the SCJ is present in the TZ.
Cervix after application of acetic acid:
Squamocolumnar junction visibility:
Squamocolumnar junction location:
If present, description of acetowhite area:
After application of Lugolís iodine: The acetowhite area appears yellow. The rest of the cervix is uniformly stained with Lugolís iodine.