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A Pap test is a screening test that can also be a diagnostic test. Its primary purpose is ... Perform this technique as rapidly as possible to prevent drying artifacts.

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Papincolaou (Pap) Smear · Perform first screen at age 21 · Women ages 21-29: Screen every three years with cytology (use either liquid based or conventional ...

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May 31, 2018 ... Positioning. The patient should be supine, in dorsal lithotomy position to correctly perform a pap smear (see the image below). The coccyx of the ...

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Jun 25, 2020 ... Pap smear is often recommended for cervical cancer screening. ... If your hysterectomy was performed for a noncancerous condition, such as ...

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5-Minute Pap Smear Video · Position the Patient Position the patient with her buttocks just at the edge or just over the edge of the exam table. · Pad the Stirrups .

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Method Of Exam · Endocervical swab: Insert a cotton applicator stick (wire brush may also be used for endocervical specimens) into the os of the cervix. · Cervical &...

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What kind of doctor performs a Pap test? Pap testing is performed by obstetrician- gynecologists (OB-GYNs) or by primary care physicians including family ...

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How the Test is Performed. Expand Section. You lie on a table and place your feet in stirrups. Your health care provider gently places an instrument called a ...

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A gynecologist typically performs a Pap test. A gynecologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating diseases of a woman's reproductive organs.

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Rotate a spatula 360° once to obtain a single sample. • Smear the sample onto the labeled slide. • Fix the sample immediately (before it is air-dried) using a ...