Cervical screening

Welcome to the Greater Manchester Cervical Screening page. Here you will find important information and updates regarding the national Cervical Screening programme

Rejected Samples

The most common reasons for rejected samples in Greater Manchester are:

  • Out of date vials
  • Early repeats (tests taken too soon before the next test due date)
  • Mismatch on Vial/Form
  • Unlabelled vial

Top Tips for preventing rejected samples