Cervical Cytology

Our services

The Cervical Cytology Network provides cervical screening for the areas covered by Addenbrooke's, Hinchingbrooke, West Suffolk, Ipswich, Colchester and East & North Herts Hospitals, as well as the Mid Essex Hospital region.

The hub is based at Newmarket, with a screening satellite at Colchester. The liquid based cytology testing method is Hologic ThinPrep. Please use the correct sampling device and method appropriate for this. The HPV testing platform is the Hologic Panther which is an RNA-based High Risk HPV test.