endocervical smear

en·do·cer·vi·cal smear

a cytologic smear of material obtained from the endocervical canal by swab, aspiration, or scraping; used principally for the detection of early cervical cancer.
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Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in Endocervical Smears of Women with Abortion.
A high vaginal swab, ectocervical and endocervical smears were taken.