Endocervical smear | definition of endocervical smear by Medical dictionary
a cytologic smear of material obtained from the endocervical canal by swab, aspiration, or scraping; used principally for the detection of early cervical cancer.
References in periodicals archive
Pund ER, Nieburgs H, Nettles JB et al: Pre invasive carcinoma of cervix uterus detected by examination of routine endocervical smear
Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in Endocervical Smears
of Women with Abortion.
A high vaginal swab, ectocervical and endocervical smears