Definition of Cytologic smear

1. Noun. A thin tissue or blood sample spread on a glass slide and stained for cytologic examination and diagnosis under a microscope.




Medical Definition of Cytologic smear

1. A type of cytologic specimen made by smearing a sample (obtained by a variety of methods from a number of sites), then fixing it and staining it, usually with 95% ethyl alcohol and Papanicolaou stain. Synonym: cytosmear. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cytologic Smear

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cytolemma
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cytolipin
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cytolysosome

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