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Pap Smear no longer necessary?

Patient: I’m post menopause but still have my overies. Am age 63. My physician states a pap smear no longer is necessary since I don’t have a cervix. Is that true? How am I checked for ovarian cancer?

 

 

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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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