Computer simulation suggests testing for HPV first could mean cervical screening can be stopped earlier
Cervical screening could be stopped at the age of 55 for some women if the HPV test is used first, according to a new computer simulation study.
A vaccine to prevent cervical cancer is safe and effective in reducing cell changes, a new review has confirmed.
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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More than a quarter (28 per cent) of women who are overdue for a smear test don’t know about the cervical screening programme.
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A large analysis of cervical tumour samples has found distinct genetic ‘signatures’ that could better define the disease.