Cervical screening: cytopathology laboratory guidelines

How cytopathology laboratories prepare and use liquid based cytology (LBC) for cervical screening.


Advice for cytopathology laboratories on the implementation of liquid based cytology for cervical screening

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This publication provides cytopathology laboratories with guidance for introducing liquid based cytology (LBC) into cervical screening practice.

It includes information about:

  • LBC technologies
  • the role of LBC implementation training
  • working practices
  • quality standards
Published 1 April 2004