Sunday, April 13, 2008

When can you quit having Pap tests?

Age has its privileges. Per the American Cancer Society, no more Paps needed:

  1. When you're over 70 AND
  2. You've had no abnormal tests in 10 years AND
  3. You've no new risk factors for cervical cancer such as a new partner.

1 comment:

JeanMac said...

So Doc - you just made my day:) til I re-read #1 - not quite able to qualify yet.