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The Evolution of the Papanicolaou Smear.
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PMID:  23314726     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Papanicolaou smear or cervicovaginal cytology has been the mainstay of screening for cervical cancer in women of over 60 years. In this article, the origins of the Pap smear as a screening method and the many changes associated with the use of the Pap smear are detailed.
Authors:
Rosemary H Tambouret
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-1-9
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1532-5520     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Obstet Gynecol     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-1-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0070014     Medline TA:  Clin Obstet Gynecol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Cytopathology Fellowship Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.
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