cytology

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the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells

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The management of salivary gland tumors is based on clinical assessment, radiologic investigation, and cytologic study of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) specimens.
Cytologic study of the fluid drained from both pleural cavities showed anaplastic cells.
Diagnostic performance of hybrid capture human papillomavirus deoxyribonucleic acid assay combined with liquid-based cytologic study.
Once the cystoscopic examination has been performed and urine obtained for cytologic study, the bladder is distended for 8 minutes at a water pressure of 80 cm.
Research methods included tissue screening via exfoliative cytologic study of cell samples collected from the preferred site of smokeless tobacco oral placement, and a clear intraoral site as control.