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A 35-year-old female asked:

My mom is 70 do she get pap smear ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
See below: Women who have reached age 70 and who have had at least three normal pap smear results and no abnormal pap smear results for the last ten years may decide to stop cervical cancer screening through pap smear completely. Getting a pap will not do any harm, if you have any doubts about the need for continued screening.
Dr. Riad Homsi
40 years experience
No: No need for pap after the age of 65.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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