Cervical Cancer

Carcinoma of the cervix is a common cancer in women worldwide but has decreased in prominence in the U.S. with advances in cervical cancer screening. Screening guidelines differ depending on age group. Pap smear and human papillomavirus (HPV) screening tests are the most common laboratory tests used for early detection of cervical cancer.

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Content Review: 
September 2017

Last Update: April 2018