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Related to cytology: Cell biology, exfoliative cytology, urine cytology, Cervical cytology
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the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells

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Comparison of liquid-based cytology with conventional cytology for detection of cervical cancer precursors: A randomized controlled trial.
Part of the problem is the lack of accuracy and adequacy of anorectal cytology specimens, and none of the available HPV detection tests are FDA approved for use in anal samples.
This study was planned to examine the changes in the upper tarsal conjunctiva in new continuous gas-permeable contact lens (CWRGP) wearers using impression cytology procedure.
The biggest advantages of HPV DNA testing are the superior sensitivity for high-grade lesions over that of cytology alone and its very good negative predictive value.
In the first screen, HPV testing identified significantly more cancer precursors than cytology - the current method of "reading" smear tests - alone.
Source BioScience has been providing CSW with cytology services
Conventional cytology (every 1-3 years) with repeat screening for atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance (ASCUS) results (cytology);
We performed FNA cytology on 200 patients with thyroid nodules; we found 88% of the cytology smears were adequate for assessment and 12% were inadequate, these findings are consistent with those of other researchers (2%-20%; average 15%) (9-12).
Sensitivity and specificity of cytology for detection of H-SIL and above lesions was 93.
Dr Madhu Bardham, cytology co-ordinator for the PCT, said: "A lot of work went into compiling a plan to ensure that all the technology is in place, and that all staff, both in the laboratory and smear takers, were trained up, ready for conversion.
After his discharge from the service, he moved to Southern California where he started the cytology department and worked at St.
75million on switching to liquid-based cytology, which reduces the chance of smear test samples being damaged.
A DIRECTOR with a Mid Wales medical supplies company has taken on additional responsibilities in the cytology equipment field.
PAT2 DIAGNOSIS OF A LARGE CELL NEUROENDOCRINE CARCINOMA (NEC) BY PLEURAL FLUID CYTOLOGY, WITH SUBSEQUENT ANALYSIS CONFIRMING METASTASIS FROM UNEXPECTED BREAST PRIMARY William P.
Access to flow cytometry, laser cytometry-confocal microscopy, and digital image analysis is provided by the Analytical Cytology Core.