Here are some reliable sources that can provide more information on Pap smear.
American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute Cancer Information Service
Helpful Web Articles
Pap Smears: What, Who, Why & When
Understanding your Pap Smear: Limiting Factors
from the American Society of Clinical Pathologists, Chicago, Illinois
These two articles from the ASCP give thorough, easy-to-understand coverage of Pap Smears and an explanation of why they are sometimes analyzed inaccurately.
Reproductive System Tests from Women's Health Interactive
Good, user-friendly information about how the test is performed, and what a girl or woman can do to make it as comfortable and effective as possible.
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National Cervical Cancer Public Education Campaign
Sponsored by the American Medical Women's Association, the National Cervical Public Education Campaign is dedicated to providing women with the most current information concerning
The 2000 Campaign has partnered with online services and others to create the first Internet-based cervical cancer public education campaign. The effort aims to reach at least 5,000,000 women with life-saving information they can discuss with their healthcare providers.