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1. In bacteriology, material spread on a surface, as a microscopic slide or a culture medium. 2. Material obtained from infected matter spread over solid culture media. 3. Cellular material obtained from a body structure by swabbing, gently scraping, or scratching.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Smear." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741213/all/blood_smear.
Smear. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741213/all/blood_smear. Accessed September 23, 2019.
Smear. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741213/all/blood_smear
Smear [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 September 23]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741213/all/blood_smear.
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