This activity focuses on the epidemiology and life cycle of HPV, and the steps in HPV-related carcinogenesis. Keep abreast of current scientific knowledge by learning about different histopathologic features of HPV and how to classify them using the recommendations of the Lower Anogenital Squamous Terminology (LAST) project.
This activity was originally presented at CAP21 as part of the activity The Money is in the LAST Detail: Diagnosis and Management of Human Papillomavirus Infection-Associated Lesions.
After completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Gain foundational knowledge of the human papillomavirus (HPV).
- Explain the course of HPV infection and the steps of cervical carcinogenesis.
- Understand the histopathologic features of HPV-associated precursor intraepithelial lesions.
- Apply the recommendations of the Lower Anogenital Squamous Terminology (LAST) project.
Uma Krishnamurti, MD, PhD, FCAP
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a
maximum of 1
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This activity and evaluation are available February 28, 2022, and expire February 27, 2025, at 12:00 AM (ET). You must claim credit by this date and time.