Pap smear requirement

Pap Smear – Who Should Opt It?

By Dr. Dimpy Irani, Gynaecology Today, the diagnosis of cancer is on the rise. HPV infection, unprotected sex, oral contraceptives, and multiple sexual partners are the leading cause of cervical cancer in women. Pap smear is a clinical test that checks if there is the presence of pre-cancerous or cancerous cells in…

Pap Smear – When Is It Required?

By Dr. Kavita Mandal, Gynaecology Today, the diagnosis of cancer is on the rise. HPV infection, unprotected sex, oral contraceptives, and multiple sexual partners are the leading cause of cervical cancer in women. Pap smear is a clinical test that checks if there is the presence of pre-cancerous or cancerous cells in…