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Why does cervical cancer screening start when someone becomes sexually active?

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Why does cervical cancer screening start when someone becomes sexually active?

Postby fritzchen57 » Tue Aug 30, 2011 2:57 pm

Why not earlier?
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Why does cervical cancer screening start when someone becomes sexually active?

Postby thorne » Tue Aug 30, 2011 3:01 pm

They are screening for HPV which is a cause of cervical cancer and a sexually transmitted disease.
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