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www.cancer.org/cancer/cervical-cancer/detection-diagnosis-staging/screening-tests/abn-pap-work-up.html

Jul 30, 2020 ... If your Pap test results are abnormal, your doctor may recommend ... the HPV test ), colposcopy, or a loop electrosurgical procedure (LEEP or ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/treatment-tests-and-therapies/pap-test

For a Pap test, your healthcare provider will collect and examine cells from your ... to discuss any concerns with your healthcare provider before the procedure.

www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms/def/pap-smear

A procedure in which a small brush or spatula is used to gently remove cells from the cervix so they can be checked under a microscope for cervical cancer or ...

www.acog.org/womens-health/faqs/cervical-cancer-screening

Cervical cancer screening includes the Pap test and, for some women, an HPV test. Both tests use cells taken from the cervix. The screening process is simple ...

www.fortishealthcare.com/india/key-medical-procedures/pap-smear-52

Pap smear or Pap test is performed to check for cervical cancer in females. Pap smear involves the scraping of the cells from the cervix, which is a narrow, lower  ...

ntmconline.net/how-to-prepare-for-a-pap-smear

Dec 17, 2019 ... George Papanicolaou was the creator of the Pap test. A Pap smear is a procedure during which cells are gently scraped from your cervix. Your ...

olin.msu.edu/_assets/pdfs/resources/PapSmear.pdf

A Pap smear (also called a Pap test) is a screening procedure for cervical cancer. It tests for the presence of precancerous or cancerous cells on the cervix, the ...

www.nm.org/healthbeat/healthy-tips/what-is-a-pap-smear

By definition, a Pap test is a test where a sample of cells is taken from the cervix, which is the lower part of the uterus neck located at the top of the vagina. Your ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/311995

Feb 18, 2019 ... What happens during a Pap smear? ... A doctor usually carries out a Pap smear during a gynecological pelvic exam. They insert a tool called a ...

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 ...