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Table 1 Frequency of cervical cytological findings at the first visit

From: Prevalence and cumulative incidence of abnormal cervical cytology among HIV-infected Thai women: a 5.5-year retrospective cohort study

Cervical cytological findings Frequency (cases) Percent
Negative for intraepithelial lesion   
   Without organism and inflammation 412 50.2
   Candida and budding yeasts 159 19.4
   Trichomonas vaginalis 13 1.6
   Bacterial vaginosis 2 0.2
   Herpes simplex virus 12 1.5
   Reactive cellular changes associated with inflammation 96 11.7
Squamous cell abnormalities   
   ASCUS 23 2.8
   ASC-H 5 0.6
   LSIL 70 8.5
   HSIL 29 3.5
Total 821 100
  1. ASCUS, atypical squamous cell of undetermined significance; ASC-H, atypical squamous cell cannot exclude HSIL; LSIL, low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion;
  2. HSIL, high grade squamous intraepithelial lesion.