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www.medicinenet.com/pap_smear/article.htm

A Pap smear is a test to screen for cervical cancer and precancerous changes in the cervix. ... In the vast majority of cases, a Pap test does identify minor cellular ...

www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=167&contentid=pap

Pap. Does this test have other names? Pap smear, cervical cytology, Papanicolaou test, Pap smear test, vaginal smear technique ...

www.geisinger.org/health-and-wellness/wellness-articles/2020/01/02/20/50/5-things-to-know-about-pap-smears

Jan 2, 2020 ... Pap smears test for any abnormal cell changes in your cervix, which could lead to or be cervical cancer. Pap smears do not test for HPV or ...

www.cancercenter.com/diagnosing-cancer/diagnostic-procedures/pap-test-pelvic-exam

Pelvic exam. Doctors perform pelvic exams to examine a woman's pelvis and surrounding organs. Typically, a pelvic exam is the first step in diagnosing ...

www.beaumont.org/treatments/pap-test-(pap-smear)

If you are older than 65 and haven't had an abnormal pap test in more than 10 years, you do not likely need to have pap tests. All women should talk to their ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/311995

Feb 18, 2019 ... Find out more about Pap smear results, what to expect during the test, ... Routine screening does not always automatically include both tests at ...

www.nccc-online.org/hpvcervical-cancer/cervical-cancer-screening

Depending on the results of the Pap and/or HPV tests, a healthcare provider ... Women who have had a hysterectomy (with removal of the cervix) also do not ...

www.roswellpark.org/cancertalk/201811/abnormal-pap-smear-follow

Nov 20, 2018 ... About 5% of all Pap tests will be abnormal. An abnormal Pap test result does not mean cancer, but it does require follow-up to rule out the ...

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

Dec 17, 2019 ... Your cervix is the lower, narrow end of your uterus that sits on top of your vagina. What does a pap smear test for? The collected cells will be ...

ufhealth.org/pap-test

Jan 1, 2020 ... The cervix is the lower part of the uterus (womb) that opens at the top of ... Papanicolaou test; Pap smear; Cervical cancer screening - Pap test; ...