Related Resources for Cervical Cancer Screening
NCI has comprehensive research-based information on cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, genetics and supportive care. Our information specialists can answer questions related to cancer, including cervical cancer screening and treatment. You can contact us by phone, online chat, or e-mail.
- HPV and Cancer
Fact sheet about the link between human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and cancer.
- Pap and HPV Testing
Fact sheet that describes cervical cancer screening and provides information about the Pap test and HPV test, including information about how often to be screened based on your age.
- Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccines
Fact sheet about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines for the prevention of infection with certain types of HPV, which is the major cause of cervical cancer.
- Cervical Cancer Prevention (PDQ®)
Peer-reviewed, evidence-based information on cervical cancer prevention for patients and health professionals.
- Cervical Cancer Screening (PDQ®)
Peer-reviewed, evidence-based information on cervical cancer screening/detection for patients and health professionals.
- Cervical Cancer home page
NCI's gateway for information about cervical cancer.
The United States Preventive Services Task Force, which is convened by the AHRQ, uses a rigorous process to develop recommendations for many preventive interventions, including cervical cancer screening.
The National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP) helps women who have low income or do not have health insurance get Pap tests, pelvic exams, diagnostic tests, and referrals. The CDC site also has information about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV).
MedlinePlus is the NLM’s site for patients and their families and friends. It has information about HPV and other cervical cancer screening-related topics, including the latest treatments, medical videos, and links to medical research.