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The branch of biology that deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells.

cy′to·log′ic (-tə-lŏj′ĭk), cy′to·log′i·cal adj.
cy·tol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.cytologic - of or relating to the science of cytology
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So when a significant association was established between cytologic and histologic grading systems, cytologic grading may be helpful to decide the level of treatment.
HISTOPATHOLOGY FINDINGS of cytologic atypia, architectural disorder, and pagetoid spread are common in congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN) of all sizes in children aged 0-35 months, and tend to have benign outcomes, according to a retrospective study.
In an era of personalized medicine, with an increasing need for molecular testing, cytologic specimens comprise a crucial component in providing prognostic and predictive information for clinical management of patients with lung cancer.
Atlas of Soft Tissue and Bone Pathology: With Histologic, Cytologic, and Radiologic Correlations
2 Automatic preparation of cytologic preparations in a thin layer - system of automated pre-screening of the preparations obtained.
This report describes the spurious cytologic findings of adult dust mites in urine samples from two patients.
Several articles have advocated the usefulness of various cytologic criteria for screening and diagnosis of malignant breast lesions; however the utility of the proposed criteria has not been adequately tested or universally accepted [7,8].
As expected, cytologic abnormalities and infection with high-risk HPV types declined with increasing age.
They include descriptions of cytologic and histologic criteria, images, and explanatory notes.
Molecular testing of cytologic specimens for Epstein-Barr virus and human papillomavirus (HPV) can facilitate identification of the primary site in the nasopharynx and oropharynx.
The testicular reproductive status was assessed histologically and then compared with the macroscopic appearance of the testicles and cytologic results.
A patient's history, clinical signs, response to previous therapy and cytologic examination findings were all used in diagnosing Malassezia dermatitis.