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Waihi Beach 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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47 Wilson Road
Waihi Beach
Bay Of Plenty 3611

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47 Wilson Road
Waihi Beach
Bay Of Plenty 3611

Postal Address

PO Box 19
Waihi Beach 3642

This page was last updated at 2:22PM on December 15, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Waihi Beach Medical Centre.