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|Abnormal Pap Test?
What you should know
The Pap test can save lives.
The Pap test checks for changes in the cells of the cervix
When a Pap test is abnormal, what does that
If a Pap test is not normal, it usually does not mean there
What if there are abnormal cell changes?
Most of the time, the cell changes will go away on their
What happens during a colposcopy?
You may be asked to have a special exam of
This careful look at your cervix does not hurt
My provider explained the exam to me.
The provider may also need to do a biopsy at the
What happens after these exams?
Some women will need no treatment at all and
Get the care you need. Don't wait!
The important thing is to get the treatment
Protect yourself from cancer of
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