Table 2.

Reasons given by patients with SLE for nonadherence to the Brazilian standardized cervical cancer screening program (N = 102).

n (%)
Difficulty accessing a gynecologist34 (33.3)
Lack of medical guidance21 (20.6)
Health problems14 (13.7)
Lack of time12 (11.8)
No specific reason21 (20.6)
  • SLE: systemic lupus erythematosus.