Table 1.

Age distribution of women with normal smear, HSIL smear, and HPV-positive test results

Age group (y)Women (%)Normal index smear (%)HSIL index smear (%)PreTect HPV-Proofer (%)Type-specific PCR (%)Consensus PCR (%)
30-3924.7 (n = 1,023)94.81.45.98.815.3
40-4929.3 (n = 1,211)96.10.52.63.69.4
50-5929.2 (n = 1,208)96.40.31.92.68.2
>6016.8 (n = 694)96.80.11.72.68.7
Total100 (n = 4,136)96.00.63.14.410.4
  • NOTE: PreTect HPV-Proofer and type-specific PCR detect HPV types 16, 18, 31, 33, and 45. Type-specific PCR has been performed on Gp5+/6+ consensus PCR–positive samples.