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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   yes, hi i am 15 years oldand my mom says that i have to get a papsmear or something like that.what is it why do i need it?
Doctor :   Hello
User :   hi
Doctor :   I'm Dr.xxxx
User :   can u answer my question or not
Doctor :   Par smear is not to check the detect premalignant and malignant (cancerous) processes in the ectocervix.
Doctor :   It is done to heck the detect premalignant and malignant (cancerous) processes in the ectocervix.
User :   why do i need it?
Doctor :   Well you ask your mother.
Doctor :   Are you having any symptoms?
User :   i dont even know why i need one im not sexually active
Doctor :   Ok
User :   annd...........
Doctor :   Did you talk to your mother about it?
User :   yes
Doctor :   It is a screening test.
User :   she doesnt believe me im a virgin can she make me get one?
Doctor :   Done at 20 to 25 years
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