Paper similarity test for cervical pap testing in Melbourne and Sydney, and the paper test for melbourne is the first one that is now available in Australia.
The Australian Health Practitioners Council (AHPCL) said it is the country’s first test for pap testing and that it will be available by the end of June.
The AHPCL said the paper similarity test is not a cervical smear test but it is a test that uses DNA to detect cervical DNA.
The test is free and can be used by anyone.
ABC News’ Steve Gorman reported from Sydney, where a cervical cytology lab is being set up.