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 Who performed the first Pap smear?

Answer While working as a researcher at the Department of Anatomy at Cornell Medical School in New York, Dr. George Papanicolaou performed the first Pap smears on guinea pigs with a small ear speculum. I... Read More »
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What does a pap smear tell you?

Pap smears are the leading preventative measure taken against cervical cancer. Doctors recommend annual pap tests for women between the ages of 21 and 30, and testing every two or three years for w... Read More »
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What Could a Bad Pap Smear Mean?

Receiving news that a recent pap test's results have come back abnormal can result in a scary time for many women. The causes for an abnormal test results can vary in severity, however, and most wo... Read More »
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Why should you have a pap smear?

Being a woman is tough and going to the gynecologist is even tougher. While going to the gynecologist is a pain, they perform many tests that are vital for maintaining your health. One of these tes... Read More »
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What does a pap smear look for?

A pap smear is a test to detect signs that could indicate cancer. Women over 21 and under 30 are advised to have a pap smear every two years, while women over 30 may wait three years between tests... Read More »
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