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What is the pap test sampling? Cervix only, or also vagina?
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Dr. Carolyn Thompson
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Cervix
The pap test is designed to screen for cervical cancer.
Most women who have had their cervix removed (with hysterectomy) do not need a pap test. However, women who have had cervical cancer or advanced pre-cancers of the cervix (cin ii and iii) do still need pap screening.

In brief: Cervix
The pap test is designed to screen for cervical cancer.
Most women who have had their cervix removed (with hysterectomy) do not need a pap test. However, women who have had cervical cancer or advanced pre-cancers of the cervix (cin ii and iii) do still need pap screening.
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