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examination of tissues or liquids from the living body to determine the existence or cause of a disease

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Clinicians use CDx patented minimally invasive brush biopsy instruments to collect a wide-area, full thickness tissue specimen of a suspect lesion.
The brush biopsy report does not specify tissue type or location, stating only whether atypical cells or malignant cells were present.
With the Tao Brush biopsy, you can put women's fears to rest, because they can go to their OB/GYN and painlessly undergo this test," Dr.
OTCBB: MHCC) today announced that its subsidiary, Millennium Medical Devices LLC, has signed an exclusive agreement with CDx Diagnostics for distribution of DermCDx(TM) , a brush biopsy test kit that is used to confirm suspected basal cell carcinoma (BCC), the most common cancer in the US.
Dental professionals play a crucial role in early detection and are adopting a diagnostic tool called the brush biopsy to catch oral cancer at its earliest stages or even as a precancerous lesion.
OTCBB: MHCC) today announced that its subsidiary, Millennium Medical Devices LLC, through a signed exclusive agreement with CDx Diagnostics, will begin its rollout and distribution of the OralCDx brush biopsy test kit.
A revolutionary tool called the OralCDx brush biopsy can catch oral cancer in its early stages, or even as a precancerous lesion.
Jacobson's oral cancer comments and a demonstration of the OralCDx brush biopsy
The two large nationwide multi-center studies found the addition of a specialized brush biopsy with computer-assisted laboratory analysis of the specimen (EndoCDx) to the standard upper endoscopy procedure, significantly increases the detection of both Barrett's esophagus and esophageal dysplasia (still-harmless, but pre-cancerous cells).
In 2004, it was one of the first to cover the cost of the brush biopsy diagnostic test for the early detection of oral cancer, a move that has saved lives and reduced health care costs.
OralCDx brush biopsy is a standard coverage under Delta Dental of Illinois' oral surgery plans.
to offer the new Delta Dental benefit, the OralCDx brush biopsy.
should have been included beneath the sentence "(*) OralCDx brush biopsy is a standard coverage under Delta Dental of Illinois' oral surgery plans.
to attack one of the deadliest forms of cancer by offering a new Delta Dental benefit, the OralCDx brush biopsy, to its 400,000 UAW employees and family members, announced Thomas J.
In 2004, Delta Dental became one of the first benefit companies to make the brush biopsy diagnostic test a standard of care.