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Cervical Cancer Screening: VICC Explains Changes in Recommended Guidelines

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Visit the Vanderbilt Center for Women’s Health website. As recently as the 1940s, cervical cancer was once among the most common cancers among women and a leading cause of cancer death. Thanks to the development in the 1950s of the Pap test, which tests cells from the cervix for pre-cancerous or cancerous changes, the incidence […]