Cervical Cancer: Tests
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Tests for Cervical Cancer
Tests that examine the are used to detect (find) and diagnose .
The following procedures may be used:
Physical exam and history: An exam of the body to check general signs of health, including checking for signs of disease, such as lumps or anything else that seems unusual. A history of the patient’s health habits and past illnesses and will also be taken. : An exam of the , , , , , and . The doctor or nurse inserts one or two lubricated, gloved of one into the and places the other over the lower to feel the size, shape, and position of the and . A is also inserted into the and the doctor or nurse looks at the and for signs of disease. A of the is usually done. The doctor or nurse also inserts a lubricated, gloved finger into the to feel for lumps or abnormal areas…