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What exactly is a pap smear and what does it show?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Risk of cancer
It is a screening test to look for changes in cells that may at risk of becoming cancerous.
If done correctly, the test can prevent vast majority of the cases of cervical cancer.

In brief: Risk of cancer
It is a screening test to look for changes in cells that may at risk of becoming cancerous.
If done correctly, the test can prevent vast majority of the cases of cervical cancer.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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