Less than three quarters of eligible women are attending cervical cancer screening appointments in England, according to new figures.
New research shows women who have had the HPV vaccine may only need 3 cervical screens in their entire life, rather than the 12 that are standard in the UK.
Women may only need three cervical screens in their lifetime if they have been given the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.
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A large analysis of cervical tumour samples has found distinct genetic ‘signatures’ that could better define the disease.
The Welsh government has announced “hugely positive” changes to its screening programmes for both cervical and bowel cancer.
Extending the gap between cervical screening tests from five to 10 years is safe for women who test negative for the human papillomavirus (HPV).