Well Women Exams
What is an annual exam?
An annual exam is a once-a-year visit to your primary care provider for a general health check, including a breast exam and pap smear. An annual exam visit does not include discussion of new problems or detailed review of chronic conditions. Annual exams are also called routine check-up, yearly exam, annual pap, and preventive visit.
- A list of concerns or questions.
- New health care concerns or problems found at the time of your annual exam.
- Ongoing health problems that need more attention.