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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


glandular cell of the cervix  listen  (GLAN-juh-ler sel … SER-vix)

  A type of cell that makes mucus and is found in tissue that lines the inner part of the cervix. Abnormal glandular cells may be found in Pap tests and may be a sign of cancer or other serious condition.