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Jan 14, 2021 ... A Pap smear is a cervical cancer screening tool. It checks for precancerous or cancerous cells in the cervix. You may get a Pap and HPV test.

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The Pap test looks for cells that are not normal and can cause cervical cancer. You may receive a ... Use condoms. Condoms help reduce the risk of getting HPV.

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A Pap smear is used to screen women for cervical cancer. ... Between the ages of 21-29, women whose Pap smears are normal only need it repeated every three years. Women ... Get d...

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A regular Pap smear at your gynecologist's office can detect abnormal cells that could lead to ... Nobody loves getting a Pap test, also known as a Pap smear.

www.verywellhealth.com/what-is-it-like-to-get-a-pap-smear-3132772

After age 65, ACOG says a woman can safely stop having Pap smears if she does not have a history of moderate to severe abnormal cervical cells or cervical  ...

www.health.harvard.edu/newsletter_article/By_the_way_doctor_How_long_should_I_keep_getting_Pap_tests

A Pap test, or Pap smear, examines cells from the cervix to screen for cervical cancer or abnormal cells that could progress to cancer if left untreated. The success ...

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A Pap test may be done as part of a woman's routine physical exam, because it's the best way to prevent cervical cancer. But having an abnormal test result ...

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A Pap smear is a microscopic cervical screening test that women's health specialists use to test for potentially precancerous and cancerous cervical cancer .

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You also can talk with your ob-gyn about having a Pap test alone every 3 years. After age 65, you can stop having cervical cancer screenings if you have never ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/pap-smear/about/pac-20394841

Jun 25, 2020 ... Pap test. In a Pap test, your doctor uses a vaginal speculum to hold your vaginal walls apart and to see the cervix. Next, a sample of cells from ...