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Posted by: CC | 2008/11/04

visit to gynae

Hi!

What can I expect on my first appointment with a gynae?
If I dont really have any problems, and jus going for a check-up etc. What is a pap smear? Why do you have to gt one?

thanx

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Your doctor would take a full history and examine you, including an internal examination. You may also have a scan. The pap smear involves taking scrapings of cells from the mouth of the womb . It is done to test for cancer of the cervix, or pre-cancerous cells.

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