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Whats the purpose of a pap smear?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:04 PM on May. 20, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • A PAP is supposed to detect abnormal cervical cells. Abnormal cervical cells can sometimes be cervical cancer.
    Paesana82

    Answer by Paesana82 at 5:06 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • Its to check for STDs and to check if you are getting cervical cancer. You can google it if you want to know more information about it.
    Shelii

    Answer by Shelii at 5:07 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • * Each year 15,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cancer of the cervix.
    * Regular pelvic exams and Pap tests enable most pre cancerous conditions to be detected and treated before cancer develops, preventing more invasive cancers from developing.
    it also checks for yeast infections, STD's
    2wndrfl_btrflys

    Answer by 2wndrfl_btrflys at 5:07 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • Something you have to do as a woman so shut up and deal with it.
    Your pregnant so expect to be poked and prodded for the next 10 months at least!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:15 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • Wow Anon 5:15 nice answer..you must be one of those people who don't get much attention.
    ATTEN LADIES THE DRAMA QUEENS ARE SIGNING IN EARLY TONIGHT. Thats my que to leave nighty night all!!!!!!!!!!!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:29 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • lol dumbass Anon 5:15 I'm not preggers
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:58 PM on May. 20, 2009

  • lol anon 5:15, ur an idiot. Im suprised u didnt use the word "selfish" like every other person who thinks they r better than someone else.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:04 AM on May. 21, 2009

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