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    Tests, exams needed for yearly exam
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    Kelley4321 posted:
    I am turning 48 this year and wondering what tests and exams I should expect to have.

    Still have normal periods, but having frequent hot flashes. Feeling more sluggish than usual and having a difficult time losing weight. When I called to schedule my exam I was told I wouldn't need a pap smear, the new recommendation is every two years???

    I see a gyn for pap each year and an internal medicine specialist for everything else.

    Should I ask for my hormone levels to be checked? Thyroid? What else should I anticipate?

    Thanks so much,
    Kelley
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