November 5, 2014
8:02 am

Millions of US women are not getting screened for cervical cancer – Press Release

Despite evidence that cervical cancer screening saves lives, about eight million women ages 21 to 65 years have not been screened for cervical cancer in the past five years, according to a new Vital Signs (www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns) report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More than half of new cervical cancer cases occur among women who have never or rarely been screened.


This article originally appeared here: https://tools.cdc.gov/api/embed/downloader/download.asp?m=132608&c=308503. The source website for this article is CDC Newsroom Feed.
The original publication date for this article is November 5, 2014 1:02 pm

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