This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
To the Editor:—
In QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS (203:373, 1968), Christopher Tietze, MD, states: "It is considered good medical practice that all women, with or without IUD's, have a cytological evaluation (Papanicolaou smear) at annual intervals." At what age does Dr. Tietze suggest the process of obtaining annual pap smears begin?
Nixon SA. Age Limits of Cytology For Cervical Cancer. JAMA. 1968;204(5):406. doi:10.1001/jama.1968.03140180056028
Coronavirus Resource Center
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: