A pap smear is a test for PRE-cancerous cells of the cervix 💜. They are really common and usually caused by HPV, a sexually transmitted virus that is everywhere⛑! You can protect yourself with condoms☂️ and the HPV vaccination💉. If you have an abnormal, be sure to follow up with your gynecologist 👩🏼⚕️. Most of the time, they resolve with little or no intervention but yearly pelvic exams are still needed💖!