Vinegar (acetic acid) solution test: vinegar solution applied to HPV-infected genital areas turns them white.
Acetic acid test: acetic acid is a major component of vinegar.
It is useful as an effective and inexpensive screening test.
When Vinegar is brushed on a woman’s cervix precancerous spots turn white.
These can be instantly frozen off with a metallic probe cooled with dry ice.
Acetic acid highlights tumors, which have more DNA, less water and more protein, than healthy tissues.
It tests for cervical cancer, but has a high false positive rate..