cytodiagnosis


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cytodiagnosis

 [si″to-di″ag-no´sis]
diagnosis based on examination of cells. adj., adj cytodiagnos´tic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cy·to·di·ag·no·sis

(sī'tō-dī'ag-nō'sis),
Diagnosis of the type and, when feasible, the cause of a pathologic process by means of microscopic study of cells in an exudate or other form of body fluid.
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cy·to·di·ag·no·sis

(sī'tō-dī-ăg-nō'sis)
Diagnosis of a pathologic process by means of microscopic study of cells.
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