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

Jun 25, 2020 ... You and your doctor can decide when it's time for you to begin Pap testing and how often you should have the test. In general, doctors ...

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

During a Pap test, your doctor or nurse puts a metal or plastic speculum into your vagina. The speculum opens up to separate the walls of your vagina so that they  ...

kidshealth.org/en/teens/pap-smears.html

What Happens? A doctor or nurse practitioner. nurse practitioner. uses a small brush to wipe a sample of mucus from the cervix. The sample is sent to ...

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The Pap smear. During the internal exam, the doctor or nurse may take a Pap smear. Gynecologists recommend a Pap smear starting at age 21, and then every 3 ...

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Jan 5, 2018 ... Pap Smear (Pap Test). Share. Print Friendly, PDF & Email Print. A doctor's ...

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A Pap smear is done during a pelvic exam. You doctor uses a speculum to widen the opening of the vagina so that the cervix and vagina can be examined.

www.geisinger.org/health-and-wellness/wellness-articles/2020/01/02/20/50/5-things-to-know-about-pap-smears

Jan 2, 2020 ... A Pap smear, also called a Pap test, is a screening performed in your doctor's office (typically by a gynecologist, but nurse practitioners and ...

www.healthline.com/health/pap-smear

During the routine procedure, cells from your cervix are gently scraped away and examined for abnormal growth. The procedure is done at your doctor's office. It ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/wellness-and-prevention/my-pap-test-was-abnormal-now-what

The routine is similar to a Pap smear. But this time, your doctor will use a magnifying lens to look at your cervix in order to see abnormal cells. This is done by ...

www.webmd.com/women/guide/pap-smear

Aug 9, 2017 ... What Is a Pap Smear? A Pap smear, also called a Pap test, is an exam a doctor uses to test for cervical cancer in women. It can also reveal ...