Smear - instruction imperative

Known as: SMEAR, Spread 
The action of spreading a thin layer of material across a surface.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Global control of tuberculosis is hampered by slow, insensitive diagnostic methods, particularly for the detection of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Current nucleic acid amplification methods to detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis are complex, labor-intensive, and technically… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
RATIONALE The dual challenges to tuberculosis (TB) control of HIV infection and multidrug resistance are particularly pressing in… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
While an evaluation of the estrous cycle in laboratory rodents can be a useful measure of the integrity of the hypothalamic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Various organic acids, ultrasonic instruments, and lasers have been used to remove the smear layer from the surface of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Laboratory and epidemiological research suggests an association between human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE This study examined, with the use of transmission electron microscopy (TEM), the aggressiveness of three self-etching… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The microscopic examination of sputum for acid-fast bacilli, is a simple and rapid test that is used to provide a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND A historical cohort of Toronto (Ontario, Canada) women whose Pap smear histories were recorded at a major… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
 
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