Specimen Type: Pap
Container: Liquid-Based Pap Vial
Flow cytometry; measures overexpression of E6/E7 mRNA in individual cells
Pap, Liquid-based ThinPrep or SurePath
Measures the over-expression of the E6/E7 HPV oncogenes in individual cells. These oncogenes are associated with the transformation of cervical cells to cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and ultimately carcinoma.