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May 29, 2019 ... A Pap smear (Pap test) screens for cervical cancer. Regular Pap smears can detect precancerous cells so they can be treated before cervical ...

www.mainehealth.org/Services/Womens-Health/Pap-Smear

What is a Pap test? Pap tests screen for cervical cancer, or cancer of the cervix. Pap tests are done in a doctor's office or clinic. Women may go to ...

loyolamedicine.org/womens-health/pap-test

Learn about the Pap Test procedure, or Pap smear, including what it is, the risks involved, side effects, and what to expect when receiving a Pap Test at Loyola ...

www.abingtonhealth.org/healthy-living/health-news/library/articles-related-to-womens-health-/heres-what-you-need-to-know-about-your-pap-smear-

The Pap smear is a screening test designed to look for cervical cancer. When your OB/GYN conducts a Pap smear, they're looking for abnormal cells on the cervix ...

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.health.harvard.edu/womens-health/pap-test-papanicolaou-smear

The Pap test is done during a pelvic examination. Cells are gently scraped from the cervix and are sent to a laboratory for evaluation. The Pap test itself takes only ...

www.aurorahealthcare.org/services/womens-health/services-treatments/pap-smear-gynocologic-exam

Pap Smear Screening. During a Pap smear, your doctor will insert a small plastic spatula or brush into the vagina to collect cervical cells for testing. A Pap smear ...

www.bonsecours.com/health-care-services/womens-health/treatments/pap-smear

A Pap smear is a microscopic cervical screening test that women's health specialists use to test for potentially precancerous and cancerous cervical cancer .

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.bcm.edu/healthcare/specialties/womens-health-maternity/obgyn-conditions/abnormal-pap-smears

A Pap smear, or Pap test, is a procedure used to collect cells from a woman's cervix (lower part of the uterus) and test them for cervical cancer or precancerous  ...