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www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/cancer/cervical-cancer/whats-pap-test

Pap tests find abnormal cell changes in your cervix. How often you get a Pap test depends on your age, medical history, and the results of your last Pap or HPV ...

www.nccc-online.org/hpvcervical-cancer/cervical-cancer-screening

We now know that these cell changes are caused by human papillomavirus, commonly known as HPV. The traditional test for early detection has been the Pap test ...

www.mayocliniclabs.com/test-catalog/Clinical+and+Interpretive/62598

Detection of high-risk (HR) genotypes associated with the development of cervical cancer. Aids in triaging women with abnormal Pap smear results. Individual ...

www.idealgynecology.com/services/abnormal-pap-smears-and-hpv

Pap smears are looking for precancerous changes caused by the HPV virus. If your Pap smear returns with an abnormal result, your provider will suggest a ...

www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care/diagnosing-cancer/tests-and-procedures/pap-test

Or you may need testing for HPV only after Pap test results show abnormal changes to the cervix. HPV testing may also be done separately from a Pap test. Learn ...

www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/cervical-cancer/getting-diagnosed/screening/results

HPV primary screening results ... HPV primary screening looks at the cells taken during a smear test and tests them for the HPV virus. The laboratory will look to see ...

uhs.umich.edu/pap

UHS uses a method called the Bethesda system (see Understanding Pap test results). HPV infection of cervical cells can lead ...

nyulangone.org/conditions/abnormal-pap-test-results/types

High grade cervical cells identified by Pap test results can indicate the presence of precancerous cervical dysplasia—which can be caused by strains of HPV that  ...

www.stonybrookmedicine.edu/stonybrookgynob/services/abnormal-pap-smears

The Pap test is used in diagnosing cervical cancer and human papillomavirus, or HPV. An abnormal Pap smear doesn't necessarily indicate a condition like HPV ...

www.mscwomenshealth.com/blog/what-comes-after-an-abnormal-pap-smear

If you are age 21 to 29, and you have an abnormal Pap result, your doctor will call you in for an HPV screening, which looks for signs of high-risk HPV that could  ...

www.texashealth.org/Health-and-Wellness/Women-and-Infants/What-Are-the-Next-Steps-After-an-Abnormal-Pap-Smear

“Dysplasia (cervical lesions) is caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). However, inflammation from other sources can cause a Pap smear to be abnormal as ...