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Cervical screening: leaflet for women considering screening

This leaflet is sent to all women invited for NHS cervical screening.

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Cervical screening: helping you decide

Cervical screening: helping you decide

Cervical screening: helping you decide (Arabic)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Bengali)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Simplified Chinese)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Traditional Chinese)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (French)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Gujarati)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Polish)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Portuguese)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Punjabi)

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Cervical screening: helping you decide (Urdu)

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Details

This publication explains NHS cervical screening.

It includes information about:

  • who is eligible for screening
  • the cervical screening process
  • what screening looks for
  • primary human papillomavirus (HPV) testing
  • what HPV is

An HTML version of the leaflet is available. You can read and print this in large print, and use a screen reader for an audio version.

Language translations are available in 10 languages to download and print as required.

Published 13 March 2012
Last updated 20 September 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added translated documents in 10 languages.

  2. Updated cervical screening leaflet.

  3. Added an HTML version of this leaflet. You can view and download it in large print, and use a screen reader for an audio version.

  4. The translations re-uploaded to this page date from 2014, and content differs slightly from the current English version. New translations will be available later in the year to accompany a new version of the English leaflet.

  5. Updated English version of leaflet to add information on data use and protection.

  6. Added link to new audio version of leaflet.

  7. Added translated versions of cervical screening: leaflet for women considering screening.

  8. First published.