Cervical Cancer: When shouldn't I take this test?

You should not use this test if: 

• You are pregnant or have just given birth, had a miscarriage or terminated a pregnancy in the last 3 months
• You do not have a cervix
• You have a current diagnosis of cervical cancer.

Before taking your test:

• If you’re menstruating, please delay taking the test until after you have finished bleeding.
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void sex, or using any vaginal medicines, lubricants, creams, or spermicides, in the two days before you take the test

Please contact us if you would like us to delay or remove this test from your plan and we will be happy to assist.


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