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Cervical Cancer Prevention

By April 7, 2008 - 2:29pm
 
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Have you had an HPV test with your annual Pap test?

I recently found out that the Pap test misses women with precancerous cells 15-50% of the time. Combining the HPV Test with the Pap for women over 30 increases accuracy to nearly 100%.

Here's a quick clip about the test. You can ask for it along with your pap-- you don't have to do anything extra.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=624S8eU_95U

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