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What is HPV DNA screening?

Under the Affordable Care Act, one of the women’s preventive services that is covered without cost-sharing requirements includes HPV DNA testing. Women who are 30 or older will have access to high­risk human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA testing every three years, regardless of pap smear results. Early screening, detection and treatment have been shown to help reduce the prevalence of cervical cancer. 

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