PAP SMEAR EXAM
The pap test, also called a pap smear, checks for changes in the cells of your cervix. The cervix is the lower part of the uterus (womb) that opens into the birth canal. The pap test can tell if you have an infection, unhealthy cervical cells, or cervical cancer.
A pap test can save your life. It can find the earliest signs of cervical cancer. If caught early, the chance of curing cervical cancer is very high. pap tests also can find infections and abnormal cervical cells that can turn into cancer cells. Treatment can prevent most cases of cervical cancer from developing.