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Cervical Cancer Screening in Women Ages 30 and Older

When to Get Tested and How to Make Sense of Your Test Results

If you are 30 years or older and...

  • your Pap test is normal
  • your HPV test is negative can wait 5 years before being tested again for cervical cancer!

If you have had a Pap test and HPV test, this booklet will answer your questions about:

Getting abnormal results does not mean that you have cervical cancer now. For specific questions about your test results, talk to your doctor.