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www.dignityhealth.org/conditions-and-treatments/womens-services/gynecology/paptest

The Pap test is most frequently used as screening for cervical cancer. It can also be used to diagnose bacterial, fungal, or viral infections of the uterus. Based on ...

dedicatedtowomenobgyn.com/services/gynecology/pap-smear

Pap Smear Test in Dover, DE. A Pap smear or Pap test is a routine procedure used to screen women for cervical cancer. The whole examination is quite simple , ...

www.kansashealthsystem.com/care/treatments/colposcopy-abnormal-pap-smears

Colposcopy, biopsy and assessment. Your doctor may recommend a colposcopy if your Pap smear result is abnormal. This procedure allows your doctor to ...

uihc.org/health-topics/what-pap-smear

When do I need to start getting them? Women aged 21 to 29 years should have a Pap test alone every three years. HPV testing is not recommended. The preferred  ...

www.mercy.com/health-care-services/cancer-care-oncology/specialties/ovarian-uterine-cervical-cancer/treatments/pap-smear

A Pap smear, also commonly referred to as a Pap test, is a diagnostic screening test for cervical cancer. During a pelvic exam, your doctor will take a sample of ...

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.oncolink.org/cancers/gynecologic/cervical-cancer/prevention-and-screening/the-pap-test-cervical-changes-and-further-testing

Dec 30, 2020 ... Inflammation often results in a mildly abnormal Pap test, resulting in the diagnosis of ASCUS in the Bethesda System or changes consistent with ...

www.kcobgyn.com/blog/pap-smear-expectations-guidelines

A Pap smear test, typically part of an annual well-woman exam, is a medical procedure that checks the cervix for precancerous or cancerous cells. It is a quick test ...

www.britannica.com/science/Pap-smear

The traditional Pap smear, in which cells are literally smeared directly onto a glass slide, is now less common than the Pap test, in which the cells are first placed ...

www.hodesnauser.com/services/procedures-services/pap-smear

Pap Smear. A Pap test, often called a Pap smear, checks for changes in the cells of your cervix, the opening to the uterus. The Pap test can tell if you have an ...