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cer·vi·cal

 (sûr′vĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the uterine cervix.
2. Of or relating to the neck.

cervical

(ˈsɜːvɪkəl; səˈvaɪ-)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the neck or cervix
[C17: from New Latin cervīcālis, from Latin cervīx neck]

cer•vi•cal

(ˈsɜr vɪ kəl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the cervix or neck.
[1675–85]

cer·vi·cal

(sûr′vĭ-kəl)
1. Relating to the cervix of the uterus.
2. Located at or near the part of the spine that forms the neck: cervical vertebrae; a cervical disk.

cervical

Relating to a neck or cervix.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cervical - of or relating to the cervix of the uterus; "cervical cancer"
2.cervical - relating to or associated with the neck
Translations
krční
kohdunkaula-kohdunkaulan

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkəl]
A. ADJcervical
B. CPD cervical cancer Ncáncer m cervical or del cuello del útero
cervical smear Nfrotis m cervical, citología f

cervical

[ˈsɜːrvɪkəl sərˈvaɪkəl] adj [mucus] → vaginal(e) cervical cancer, cervical screeningcervical cancer ncancer m du col de l'utéruscervical screening ndépistage m du cancer du col de l'utéruscervical smear nfrottis m vaginal

cervical

adjzervikal (spec)

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkl] adj (Anat) cervical cancercancro al collo dell'utero or alla cervice uterina

cervical

adj (obst, ortho) cervical
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A vaginal swab and a cervical swab were collected within 12 h of membrane rupture of PPROM cases, and the control group were collected at 28-36+6 weeks of gestation during routine examination.
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Tested PCR hominis genitalium urealy- positive ticum (%) Vaginal swab 71 21(30) 7(10) 3(4) 11(16) Cervical swab 33 7(21) 2(6) 1(3) 4(12) Semen 52 11(21) 4(8) 2(4) 5(9) Total 156 39(25) 13(8.
The Italian researches recommend the DNA test, which is done with a cervical swab, should replace the Pap smear for women 35 and older.
Each patient provided a medical history including obstetrics and gynecological information before she had the Pap smear, cervical swab for Hybrid Capture 2 (HC2) and gynecological examination.
Thus, an assay capable of detecting high-risk HPV E6 from cervical swab samples may have a high positive predictive value and may help to accurately identify women at increased risk of progression to cancer.
454 female sex workers in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, answered questionnaires, of whom 410 also participated in screening for five STIS via a blood test, cervical swab and clinical examination.
The purposes of this study were (1) to determine the efficacy of a second-generation (HC II) HPV DNA test to detect carcinogenic HPV from residual cells of a liquid-based cervical cytologic specimen, and (2) to compare the performance of the HC II test with the standard HCT HPV test from a direct cervical swab sampling to detect cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) in women with Pap smear reports of ASCUS and LSIL.