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www.hopkinsmedicine.org/signature_obgyn/patient_information/ask_expert/gynecology-q-a/how-often-do-I-need-a-pap-smear.html

Years ago, women had a Pap smear at each annual visit, but today Pap smears have improved and we know cervical cancer takes many years to develop. Women ...

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

Jun 25, 2020 ... How often should a Pap smear be repeated? · A diagnosis of cervical cancer or a Pap smear that showed precancerous cells · Exposure to ...

hhma.org/blog/pap-smear-guidelines

Pap smears are effective at preventing cervical cancer, but the latest guidelines may not require women to have one every year.

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

Jan 31, 2019 ... It depends on your age and health history. Talk with your doctor or nurse to find out how often you need to get a Pap test or Pap and HPV tests ...

www.webmd.com/women/qa/how-often-should-i-get-a-pap-test

A Pap test, or Pap smear, checks for cervical cancer or changes to cervical cells that may turn into cancer. Doctors recommend you start your first Pap at age 21, ...

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

Sep 12, 2020 ... Pap screen testing should begin at age 21. Routine screening is recommended every three years for women ages 21 to 65. You could also ...

blog.uvahealth.com/2019/01/03/pap-smear

Jan 3, 2019 ... The good news is that cervical cancer is highly treatable when caught early. And advances in screening methods make it easier than ever to ...

www.acog.org/womens-health/experts-and-stories/the-latest/why-annual-pap-smears-are-history-but-routine-ob-gyn-visits-are-not

The Pap test, also called a Pap smear, is a screening test for cervical cancer. Fast forward to ... You may need more frequent screenings if you. have a history of ...

www.cdc.gov/cancer/cervical/basic_info/screening.htm

When to Get Screened. If You Are 21 to 29 Years Old. You should start getting Pap tests at age 21. If your Pap test result is normal, ...

www.shelnuttobgyn.com/blog/how-often-should-you-have-a-pap-smear

Getting tested after 30. Our recommendation for your Pap smears changes slightly after you enter your 30s, as you've likely been exposed to HPV.