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A pap smear test detects abnormalities in the women's genital area, such as ASCUS, vaginosis, cervical dysplasia, cervical cancer, etc. If any signs of atypical cells are present during the examination, a physician will recommend follow-up treatment. To increase the likelihood of detecting and treating early signs of cervical cancer, women are recommended to regularly see their doctor for testing. A pap smear test detects abnormalities in the women's genital area, such as ASCUS, vaginosis, cervical dysplasia, cervical cancer, etc.

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Pap Smear

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ASCUS, Vaginosis

This test can be used to differentiate between several stages of changes in cervical cell formation. A swab of cells taken from a scraping of the outer lining of the cervix is placed in a special solution and examined under a microscope. A pap smear test detects abnormalities in the women's genital area, such as ASCUS, vaginosis, cervical dysplasia, cervical cancer, etc.

Other Topics: HPV, Picture of HPV Infection, HPV Picture, HPV Oral Sex, HPV FAQ, Human Papilloma Virus, Human Papillomavirus, Cervical Cancer Symptom, Pap Smear, Genital Wart

Dr. Joe Glickman, Jr., M.D.

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