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Table 3 Estimated cytology results for women aged 25–69 with a satisfactory Pap smear, Italy 2005.

From: Epidemiology and costs of cervical cancer screening and cervical dysplasia in Italy

Cytology finding n % Positive % Diagnosis
Total number of satisfactory cytological diagnoses 6,276,744 100.0 --
   Negative 6,123,349 97.6 --
   Positive 153,393 2.4 100.0
ASCUS 68,161 1.09 44.4
LSIL 44,539 0.71 29.0
HSIL 11,976 0.19 7.8
Carcinoma 678 0.01 0.4
Other1 28,039 0.45 18.3
  1. 1Includes women referred for colposcopy after two unsatisfactory Pap smears
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