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  • noun A long cotton swab with a conical head used to collect endocervical cell samples

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Examples

  • To take a Pap smear, during the pelvic exam, the practitioner uses a cytobrush, or spatula, to get one or more samples of cervical tissue from the outside of the cervix and just inside the cervical canal.

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