Pelvic Exam

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This is an examination of the female organs in the pelvis. It has two parts—the speculum exam and the bimanual exam.

Speculum Exam

  • It is done by looking into the vagina.
  • Cells can be collected from the cervix (Pap Smear).
  • Discharges from the cervix and / or the vagina can be collected to look for infection of the cervix and / or vagina.

Bimanual Exam

The Healthcare Provider feels for abnormalities of your female organs.