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Otahuhu Family Medical Centre

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Cervical Screening

All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 25 and 69. This includes women who have been immunised against HPV. This test detects abnormal cells which, if left untreated, could become cervical cancer. Very often these cells are made abnormal by a human papillomavirus (HPV) which is a sexually transmitted virus. Regular tests and treatment reduces the likelihood of this sort of cancer by around 90%. 

For more information about cervical smear tests click on the link to the National Screening Unit website http://www.nsu.govt.nz/current-nsu-programmes/national-cervical-screening-programme.aspx

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507 Great South Road (Shop 7b)
(enter via Unichem Pharmacy)
Otahuhu
Auckland 1062

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Street Address

507 Great South Road (Shop 7b)
(enter via Unichem Pharmacy)
Otahuhu
Auckland 1062

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Shop 7B/507 Great South Rd
Otahuhu
Auckland 1062

This page was last updated at 3:02PM on July 15, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Otahuhu Family Medical Centre.