The pap test has changed: more accurate, less often
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The pap test has changed: more accurate, less often

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Title: PDF logo The pap test has changed: more accurate, less often (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Cervical screening has changed in Australia. The Pap test has been replaced with a new Cervical Screening Test every five years. The latest medical and scientific evidence shows that having a Cervical Screening Test every five years is just as safe, and is more effective than having a Pap test every two years.
Organisation: Australian Government, Department of Health, National Cancer Screening
Last reviewed: May 2018
Target audience: Women

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