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Table 1 Summary of study findings.

From: An audit of Colposcopy referrals from a GU/STD clinic

  Smear referral % of all
(n = 2637)
Biopsy % of all
(n = 2637)
Biopsy &<25 Biopsy % <25 HPV <25 yrs % HPV Ct <25 yrs % Ct
Severe dyskaryosis/CIN3* 29 1% 22 0.8% 7 32% 11 3 50% 6 5 27%
Moderate dyskaryosis/CIN2* 69 3% 32 1.2% 13 41% 13 8 41% 1 0 3%
Mild dyskaryosis/CIN1* 123 5% 39 1.5% 24 62% 29 17 74% 1 1 3%
NAD 0 0 56 3.5% 39 70% 27 23 48% 4 4 7%
not available 0 0 72 2.0% 34 47% 30 24 88% 16 11 22%
Total 221 8.4% 149   117 53% 80 50 54% 17 14 12%
  1. *Dyskaryosis referred to cytology results and CIN to biopsy results.
  2. CIN = Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia. NAD = No active disease.
  3. HPV = Human Papilloma Virus. Ct = Chlamydia trachomatis.