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Screening services

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BreastScreenNT bus - NT.GOV.AU

The BreastScreenNT bus gives free breast screening services to women in regional and remote communities.

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Newborn screening tests -

Newborn screening tests can detect rare but serious genetic or metabolic disorders in newborn babies.

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Breast cancer - NT.GOV.AU

Screening tests, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and services for breast cancer.

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Screening tests for children - Lab Tests Online AU

Without symptoms of disease, children generally do not need many laboratory screening tests. Preventive services for children emphasise immunisation and prevention of accidents and injuries as well as counselling on development of healthy eating and exercise habits. For immunisation schedule, refer to Immunise Australia Program.

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What does the test cost? | Cervical Screening | Cancer Council

The Cervical Screening Test is free for eligible women, however your doctor may charge their standard consultation fee for the appointment. Read more

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Home | Population Screening and Cancer Prevention

Population Screening and Cancer Prevention is an important part of the healthcare pathway, reducing cancer mortality and morbidity through screening, early detection, community engagement and health promotion

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Cancer Screening | myVMC

Breast cancer screening, colon cancer screening, lung cancer screening

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Understanding the test in your language | Cervical Screening | Cancer Council

Women who are culturally and linguistically diverse are less likely to have regular cervical screening. Read more about accessing multi-lingual information here

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Baby and child screening and assessment clinics - NT.GOV.AU

The Child Health Service runs health and development screening and assessments for your baby and child.

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Cervical Cancer Screening & HPV Vaccine | Cancer Council Victoria

All women aged 25 to 74 who have ever been sexually active should have a Cervical Screening Test every 5 years.

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