Mrs Brown is a 67 year old female who has made an appointment to see you to request a smear test. She is concerned about having cervical cancer as she recently found out that her niece has been newly diagnosed with it. Mrs Brown denies any abnormal vaginal discharge or abnormal vaginal bleeding. Review of her medical records reveal her last cervical cancer screen was done when she was aged 50. Mrs Brown has IBS but is otherwise fit and well, she is a retired primary school teacher and does not smoke or drink.
What is the most appropriate response to Mrs Brown’s request for a smear test?