cytology

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

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George Papanicolaou and colleagues published their research with exfoliative cytology samples of the breast in 1958.
In addition to open surgical biopsy, other forms of testing are described, such as exfoliative cytology, immunohistochemistry, and molecular and genetic testing.
Use of exfoliative cytology in the diagnosis of oral hairy leukoplakia.
For this reason, many urologists use an adjunctive diagnostic procedure, such as exfoliative cytology.