Papanicolaou, George N., 1883-1962

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Physician.

Papanicolaou was Professor of Clinical Anatomy (Exfoliative Cytology). He developed the "Pap Smear" for detection of uterine cancer.

From the description of Papers, 1910-1983. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122609142

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referencedIn Traut, Herbert F., 1894-1963. Papers, 1931-1943. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Irena Koprowska collection on American Cancer Society-Veterans Administration lung cancer screening study, 1958-1964 Drexel University: College of Medicine Legacy Center
creatorOf Papanicolaou, George N., 1883-1962. Papers, 1910-1983. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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associatedWith Cornell University. Medical College corporateBody
associatedWith Koprowska, Irena, 1917- person
associatedWith Traut, Herbert F., 1894-1963. person
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Subject
Cytology--Study and teaching
Pap test
Uterus--Cancer
Anatomy--Study and teaching
Uterus--Diseases
Exfoliative cytology
Uterus--Cytology
Vaginal smears
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Physicians
College teachers
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Birth 1883-05-13

Death 1962-02-19

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