urine cytology

urine cytology

Microscopic examination of a urinary specimen for cancer cells.
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Urine cytology, TB, and fungal cultures were sent and were all negative.
The secondary endpoint showed that the sensitivity of other non-invasive comparator tests, urine cytology, BTA stat and NMP22 BladderCheck, was 50.
Urine cytology is the primary approach for the diagnosis of CIS.
Urine cytology remains a source of frustration for many cytologists.
Other possible diagnostic studies include a urethral swab, the NIH Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index (NIH-CPSI), urine cytology in smokers or those with hematuria, and pelvic imaging, although this has a low yield.
Difficult to detect, the most common, initial sign is red-colored urine, which calls for urine cytology and cystoscopy.
There are two new chapters on urine cytology and fine needle aspiration of the kidney, reflecting the field's increasing emphasis on cellular diagnosis.
Report of a case diagnosed by urine cytology, with diagnostic considerations in the work up of funguria.
Potential applications for urine tumor markers are fourfold: recurrent testing to detect recurring disease, an adjunct with cytology to increase sensitivity and specificity, a more accurate and less costly substitute for urine cytology, and as a directing mechanism for cystoscopy follow-up.
A urine cytology involves a check of your urine for cancer cells.
For low-risk patients, order upper urinary tract imaging--either a renal ultrasound, spiral CT, or intravenous pyelogram--and urine cytology.