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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.
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cervical

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

(ˈsɜr vɪ kəl)

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

Relating to a neck or cervix.
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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
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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
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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
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cervical

adjzervikal (spec)
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cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkl] adj (Anat) cervical cancercancro al collo dell'utero or alla cervice uterina
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cervical

adj (obst, ortho) cervical
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References in periodicals archive ?
Cervical swab was taken and sent for GrAM stain and culture sensitivity.
It's very precise and the sample is sensitive enough and adequate enough to detect the presence of HPV without getting to a cervical swab."
Pieces of aborted placenta and cervical swab of dam were received from one case of abortion whereas fetal heart blood and stomach content of aborted fetus were received from other case of abortion.
A first-pass urine sample was tested in 83 (73%) of the 114 patients; the remainder had rectal or cervical swab samples tested.
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.
DNA extraction: Tubes containing cervical swab specimens were centrifuged at 6000 rpm for 30 min.
[19] and unpublished data (Morre, personal communication) have shown that IgA can be detected in cervical swab material and in women with a current Chlamydia infection.
The Italian researches recommend the DNA test, which is done with a cervical swab, should replace the Pap smear for women 35 and older.