Arch Pathol Lab Med 2019 08 19;143(8):1006-1011. Epub 2019 Feb 19.
From the Gynecological Oncology Unit (Drs Sopracordevole and del Fabro and Ms Buttignol) and the Pathology Unit (Drs Canzonieri and Alessandrini), Centro di Riferimento Oncologico-National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy; the Woman's Health Sciences Department, Gynecologic Section, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy (Drs Carpini, Serri, and Ciavattini); and the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Pediatrics, Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Integrata Udine, Udine, Italy (Dr Cagnacci). Dr Alessandrini is now with the General Pathology and Cytopathology Unit, Department of Medicine-DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.
Context.—: A significant negative trend in length of cone excision has been observed in recent years, leading to a higher percentage of positive endocervical excision margin and close (<1 mm) negative endocervical margin cases.
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