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cy·to·tech·nol·o·gist

 (sī′tə-tĕk-nŏl′ə-jĭst)
n.
A technician trained in medical examination and identification of cellular abnormalities.

cy′to·tech·nol′o·gy n.
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cytotechnology

(ˌsaɪtəʊtɛkˈnɒlədʒɪ)
n
the microscopic analysis of cells for the early detection of abnormalities and diagnosis of diseases such as cancer
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cytotechnology

the study of human cells, especially to detect signs of cancer. — cytotechnologist, n.cytotechnologic, adj.
See also: Cells
the study of human cells, especially to detect signs of cancer. — cytotechnologist, n.cytotechnolqgic, adj.
See also: Cancer
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ACOG, as well as several organizations, including the American Society of Clinical Pathology, American Society of Cytopathology, the American Society for Cytotechnology, the College of American Pathologists, the International Academy of Cytology, and the Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology, cite concerns with the proposed USPSTF guidelines and continue to argue in favor of cotesting in women 30 to 65 years of age.
These draft guidelines are not without controversy, and have been challenged by several professional groups, including the Cytopathology Education and Technology Consortium, which includes the College of American Pathologists, the American Society for Cytotechnology, the American Society of Cytopathology, and the American Society for Clinical Pathology.
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Ylikomi, "Adipose tissue extract shows potential for wound healing: in vitro proliferation and migration of cell types contributing to wound healing in the presence of adipose tissue preparation and platelet rich plasma," Cytotechnology, vol.
Ashida, "Rat L6 myotubes as an in vitro model system to study GLUT4-dependent glucose uptake stimulated by inositol derivatives," Cytotechnology, vol.
Wilson, "In vitro culture conditions to study keratinocyte differentiation using the HaCaT cell line," Cytotechnology, vol.
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