Pre-requisites for a vaginal sample and Pap smear

3.1.1 Objective:

The purpose of the vaginal sample is to detect a possible genital infection in women.

The purpose of the Pap smear is to detect abnormal cells in women.

 3.1.2 Conditions to be met:

– No menstrual period.

– No genital hygiene on the day of the exam.

– Do not have sexual intercourse the day before the exam.

– No current treatment (vaginal tablets, cream, etc.).

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