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Endometrial pipelle biopsy, D&C without hysteroscopy, endometrial lavage, and endometrial brush biopsy all constitute "blind" sampling techniques.
Parameters that were analyzed in the smear (both cytosmear and modified brush biopsy samples) included enlarged nuclei, nuclear pleomorphism, nuclear borders, nucleocytoplasmic (N/C) ratio, number of nuclei, binucleation, keratinization, tadpole forms, hyperchromatism, chromatin pattern, and distribution and discrepancy in N/C maturation.
Patients diagnosed via other procedures that were applied in the same session (bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), microbiological or cytological evaluation of bronchial lavage, brush biopsy, etc.).
One such technique is computer-assisted brush biopsy, which can be used as an adjunct to standard biopsy to detect BE and to aid in the identification of dysplasia.
The standard sequence of tissue sampling included Endobronchial Biopsy (EB) followed by Bronchial Washings (BW), finally the Brush Biopsy (BB) as the bleeding was maximum with brush biopsy in the study group.
Brush biopsy: this method is based on Pap smear test, alternatively known as Oral CDx test.
19 March 2014 - The University of Hong Kong (HKU) said Wednesday that together with the University of Toronto and Queen Elizabeth Hospital had developed a novel trans-oral nasopharynx (NP) brush biopsy test for early detection of nasopharyngeal cancer.
Clinicians use CDx patented brush biopsy instruments to non-invasively collect a broad, full thickness tissue specimen of a suspect lesion.
Few reported using adjunctive tissue diagnostic techniques such as toluiduine blue, brush biopsy or technologies based on tissue reflectance and/or autofluorescence.
Oral cancer has been made a virtually preventable disease with the advent of the brush biopsy.
Fluoroscopically guided retrograde brush biopsy in the diagnosis of transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract: results in 45 patients.
* different instruments to collect the sample (brush biopsy, wooden spatula, metal spatula, plastic spatula, toothbrush),