What Does It Mean When There Are Endometrial Cells on Your Pap Smear?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 15, 2020 9:01:26 PM ET

Depending on their appearance, the presence of endometrial cells in a pap smear can mean nothing or it may indicate cancer, according to MedicineNet. The malignant cells often occur in older women, notes PDR Health. Hysterectomy, radiation and sometimes chemotherapy cure endometrial cancer, also known as uterine cancer.