Role of pap smear test in diagnosing cervix cancer
Anuradha Harish last edited by Onco Medical Team
What role does Pap smear tests play in the diagnosis of cancer of cervix?
Onco Medical Team last edited by
Hi Anuradha, pap test is the most common screening test to diagnose cervical cancer at an early stage. It is recommended to perform Pap smear test every three years beginning at age of 21. HPV test is also recommended every 5 years at age of 30 years onwards.