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HPV test for first-line cervical screen: Questions on use

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When the cobas HPV Test (Roche Molecular Systems) was approved for first-line screening of primary cervical cancer by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last week, how and when it should be used was not addressed. The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) is working with the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP) to produce interim guidelines on the use of the HPV test in first-line screening, but for now there are more questions than answers, and many opinions. Two experts told Medscape Medical News how they envisage its use. more

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