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Most cases of cervical cancer are caused by human papillomavirus, or HPV.

This new way of screening checks for the high-risk types of HPV that cause cervical cancer.

During the coronavirus pandemic, we are putting extra safety measures in place to help keep you safe.

Your cervical screening test usually takes about 5 minutes.

Cervical screening is the best way to see if you’re at risk of developing cervical cancer.

Even if you attend cervical screening regularly and you’ve had the HPV vaccine, you should know the symptoms of cervical cancer.