Well Woman or Annual Exam
What is an annual exam?
An annual exam is a once-a-year visit to your gynecologist or women's healthcare provider for a general gynecological check up, which includes a breast exam, HPV screening and Pap smear and/HPV screening. Annual exams are also called routine check-up, yearly exam, annual pap, well woman exam, and preventive visit.
What should I expect during my annual exam?
A General gynecological exam include:
A breast exam
Pap smear and HPV screening
Review of your health, family history, & life and work situation
Evaluation of need for health screening such as mammogram, sexually transmitted infections, and colon cancer screening.