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

Jun 25, 2020 ... A Pap smear, also called a Pap test, is a procedure to test for cervical cancer in women. A Pap smear involves collecting cells from your cervix ...

www.healthline.com/health/pap-smear

A Pap smear, also called a Pap test, is a routine screening procedure for cervical cancer. It's recommended once every three years for women starting at age 21, ...

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

A Pap smear (or Pap test) is a quick, painless procedure that screens for cervical cancer. It involves examining cells taken from the cervix under a microscope.

www.womenshealth.gov/a-z-topics/pap-hpv-tests

Jan 31, 2019 ... Pap tests look for cancers and precancers in the cervix. An HPV test looks for HPV in cervical cells. Learn when women need to get Pap and ...

medlineplus.gov/lab-tests/pap-smear

Jul 31, 2020 ... A Pap smear is a test that looks for abnormal cells in the cervix. Finding and treating these cells early can help prevent cervical cancer.

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003911.htm

The Pap test checks for cervical cancer. Cells scraped from the opening of the cervix are examined under a microscope. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus ...

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

What happens during a Pap test? Pap tests, sometimes called Pap smears, are very important tests for finding abnormal cells on your cervix that could lead to ...

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

Aug 9, 2017 ... 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 changes in your cervical ...

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

A Pap test is the most common test used to look for early changes in cells that can lead to cervical cancer. This test is also called a Pap smear. It involves ...

www.mountsinai.org/health-library/tests/pap-test

Pap test. Papanicolaou test; Pap smear; Cervical cancer screening - Pap test; Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia - Pap; CIN - Pap; Precancerous changes of the  ...