Screening for Pregnancy Program Patients with Vaginal Swab and Pap Smear Examination

Ivanna Beru Brahmana(1*), Agus Widiyatmoko(2)
(1) Departemen Obstetrik dan Ginekologi, FKIK UMY
(2) Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta
(*) Corresponding Author
DOI : 10.30604/jika.v7i2.952


Background: Pregnancy programs not only require data on the size and shape of the uterus. The health of the vagina and cervix as sperm recipients should also be required, examined by vaginal swab and Pap smear. Objective: To describe the importance of vaginal swabs and Pap smears for the success of the pregnancy program. Methods: This research is a descriptive study. The data collected were secondary data from the medical records of pregnant patients during the first year of practice at the Reproductive/Obstetrics and Gynecology Polyclinic of AMC Muhammadiyah Hospital Yogyakarta from July 2019 to June 2020. The results of vaginal swab and Pap smear using descriptive analysis. Results and Discussion: 58 subjects enrolled in this research. The result of the vaginal swab and Pap smear examination showed normal and abnormal/pathogenic. Vaginal swab examination found more pathogenic microorganisms than nonpathogenic ones (58.6% vs 3.5%). The Pap smear examination found abnormal results (1.7%). These results show that vaginal swab and Pap smear are required for patients with pregnancy programs Conclusion: Vaginal swab and Pap smear examinations are necessary when infertile patients need pregnancy programs.


Abstrak: Latar belakang: Program kehamilan tidak hanya memerlukan data tentang ukuran dan bentuk rahim. Kesehatan vagina dan serviks sebagai penerima sperma semestinya juga diperlukan, dengan pemeriksaan swab vagina dan Pap smear. Tujuan: untuk mengetahui perlunya pemeriksaan swab vagina dan Pap smear dalam keberhasilan program kehamilan. Metode: Penelitian ini merupakan penelitian deskriptif. Data merupakan data sekunder dari rekam medis pasien program kehamilan saat praktek tahun pertama di Poliklinik Reproduksi/Kebidanan dan Kandungan RS AMC Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta sejak bulan Juli 2019–Juni 2020.  Hasil pemeriksaan swab vagina dan Pap smear dianalisis secara deskriptif. Hasil dan Pembahasan:Didapatkan 58 subyek penelitian yang mengikuti program kehamilan. Hasil pemeriksaan swab vagina menunjukkan 58,6% berupa mikroorganisma patogen dan 3,5% berupa mikroorganisme nonpatogen. Hasil pemeriksaan Pap smear abnormal sebesar 1,7%. Hasil ini menunjukkan bahwa swab vagina dan Pap smear perlu dilakukan pada pasien program kehamilan. Kesimpulan: Pemeriksaan swab vagina dan Pap smear perlu dilakukan pada pasien yang sedang program kehamilan.


Pap smear; pregnancy program; vaginal swab


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