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Specimen fixation in urinary cytology


Acta Cytologica 22(3): 142-145
Specimen fixation in urinary cytology
Several solutions were evaluated with regard to the preservation and preparation of urine for cytologic evaluation, using a Millipore filtration method. An adequate quantitative yield and good cellular morphology were obtained with formaldehyde-based mixtures as well as with several commercially available solutions. A pure transport medium inhibiting bacterial growth and enzymatic activity preserved cell samples equally well.


Accession: 006459263

PMID: 97889



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