oral smear


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alimentary tract smear of material obtained from the mouth

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8 Oral smears were prepared by scrapping the buccal mucosa and four slides were prepared from each subject.
All the oral smears were prepared using wooden stick with a gentle scrapping motion from the clinically appearing normal healthy buccal mucosa and were stained using papanicolaou stain.
Quantitativeexfoliative cytology of abnormal oral smears.
examined 276 oral smears from alcoholics, and observed a significant increase in the number of dyskeratotic cells compared to controls.
Oral smears from n=35 patients taking antiretroviral therapy (ART) and twenty five (n=25) patients not taking ART were taken.