The replica method aiding in rectal cytology is described and a modification of the slide applicator is recommended. Used in 75 patients, this replica method is a safe and useful tool for the diagnosis and followup of inflammatory bowel disease as well as for research purposes.
Anselm, Klaus; Lawoyin, Victor; and Blonsky, Jerry
"Rectal Cytology by an Improved Replica Method,"
Henry Ford Hospital Medical Journal
: Vol. 19
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.henryford.com/hfhmedjournal/vol19/iss1/10