An annual gynecologic (GYN) exam is a routine checkup to ensure that you’re healthy inside and out. It’s one of the most empowering things you can do for yourself because it can help detect certain health problems as well as prevent future ones from developing – building a foundation of health and wellness for all the stages of your life.
- An assessment of your current health status
- A breast exam to check for lumps, skin changes, or nipple discharge
- A pelvic exam to check your vulva, vagina, cervix, uterus, rectum, and pelvis, including your ovaries, for masses, growths or other abnormalities
- A Pap test to screen for cervical cancer