New Technology for Cervical Cancer Screenings
March 4, 2016•9 min
New technology is available for cervical cancer screenings.An abnormal pap smear is cause for further investigation. With technological developments, assessment becomes easier and faster.Colposcopy is a screening procedure that follows an abnormal pap smear. A special solution is applied to the cervix. A colposcope is used to see which areas turn white, indicating abnormal cells. A cervical biopsy may then be necessary.Medical device expert, Kim Stebbings, joins host Melanie Cole to discuss this new technology.