Monthly Archives: September 2018

When is a PAP Necessary?

A Papanicolaou (PAP) test is a screening tool for prevention of cancer. Cervical cancer occurs in the bottom part of the uterus in women. The main symptom is abnormal vaginal bleeding but very often in early stages there are no symptoms. For this reason, screening is important. Papanicolaou smear (PAP) and the Human papillomavirus (HPV) […]