cytobrush

cytobrush

(si'to-brush?)
A miniature brush used to sample cells from the vagina, cervix, or endocervix for Papanicolaou testing.
See: Papaniculaou test for illus.
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The cytological sampling methods used included; cotton swab (CS), cytobrush (CB) technique, and low volume flush (LVF), respectively.
In the office setting, the strings often can be located by inserting a cytobrush into the endocervical canal to extract them.
Para la obtencion de las muestras se utilizo la tecnica cytobrush con el agregado de una "camisa sanitaria" para evitar contaminacion proveniente de la vagina.
The cytobrush was rotated 360[degrees] in a cone-shaped area and removed.
All specimens were collected with a cytobrush, and were placed in a Huro Path liquid-based cytology sampling device (CelltraZone, Seoul, Korea).
The cells were then physically harvested into PBS containing calcium and magnesium using a cytobrush.
A collection kit that included the necessary materials for the collection of the anogenital specimens [(l Dacron" swab, 1 cytobrush, 2 pairs of gloves, 2 vials containing 10 mL of Scope, Sample Transport Medium (STM) (Digene Corp.
Comparison of cytobrush technique, vaginoscopy and trans-rectal ultrasonography methods for the diagnosis of post-partum endometritis in cows.
La muestra del meato uretral se toma con un Cytobrush o con un hisopo esteril humedecido en solucion fisiologica, insertandolo hasta 2 cm de la uretra distal realizando una rotacion de 180[degrees] a la izquierda y otra a la derecha, luego la muestra se extiende sobre una laminilla, se hace la tincion por el metodo Papanicolau, se lleva al departamento de citologia para su analisis (Trejo et al.
The most effective combination appears to be the cytobrush with an extended tip spatula.
Collection of genomic DNA from adults in epidemiological studies by buccal cytobrush and mouthwash.