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Abnormal Pap Results

Starryeyes331
  • By Starryeyes331 · New reply March 25, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • I just scheduled an appointment for a colposcopy after an abnormal Pap result. I am very nervous and worried because last year I had an atypical result and told to come back in a year for another pap ...

am I at risk for developing cervicle cancer again

ka8t71 (Inactive)
  • By ka8t71 (Inactive) · New reply March 25, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • So for a long time now like around 8 to 7 yrs I have had hpv and fighting off cervicle cancer syntoms. I cured pre cancer stages ( cnn2/3) a while back and cured hpv and the displesia. Now I'm having ...

Dismissive Doctors and Careless Diagnostics

samanthajp
  • By samanthajp · New reply March 22, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • Hi ladies, I posted on here a couple weeks ago and got some very helpful advice to be more forceful with my doctors about getting diagnostics done in a timely manner. I'm looking now for any advice on ...

Cone Biopsy

leilin
  • By leilin · New reply March 17, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • Well I had my cone biopsy done yesterday i try not to be nervous i was calm it didn't hurt i wasn't completely asleep but i was sedated i feel like they were down there but no pain. Today am feeling ok ...

LGSIL, really scared

RunninGrl1362
  • By RunninGrl1362 · New reply March 13, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • I went for my pap a couple weeks ago and got my results back yesterday. I've had ASC-US come back more than once... the first when I was 20, I went for a colposcopy that came back normal. Another again ...

abnormal paps again

Adele38
  • By Adele38 · New reply March 13, 2013
  • 10 replies
  • Hi ladies,just a wee update on my situation. I had a Leep done last June after CIN 3 and to be honest i wasn't very well a week or so after the procedure with heavy bleeding which then started clotting,not ...

Thought you guys would find this story interesting/scary

mililani
  • By mililani · New reply March 9, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/articl e-2290128/University-professor-37-dies-l ung-cancer-doctors-dismissed-symptoms-an xiety-depression.html ...

Local Anesthesia

leilin
  • By leilin · New reply March 6, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • I am getting a cone biopsy soon but the doctor told me i am going to be awake had any one out there had the procedure with local anesthesia. Do you feel any pain ...

LSIL

onceisenough11
  • By onceisenough11 · New reply March 1, 2013
  • 37 replies
  • Please help me. I am losing my mind. I had my first abnormal pap smear and my dr called to tell me it was LSIL. I go in on the 11th for that "c" word...I can't spell it I am sorry. I am terrified I am ...

seeing a GYN Oncologist

kimgibbs22
  • By kimgibbs22 · New reply February 27, 2013
  • 10 replies
  • I have recently been referred to a GYN Oncologist. I havent had an appointment yet, But I was wondering if there was a reason why I was referred and I wasnt sure why I was referred and I am a little worried ...

Got my Results from The Biopsy

leilin
  • By leilin · New reply February 24, 2013
  • 16 replies
  • Hi every one my results took long but finally i got the results i don't think i like it. The doctor told me is stage one and told me that he need to do me a cone biopsy i am afraid of it can some one ...

Atypical Grandular on the outside of urterus

amber
  • By amber · New reply February 22, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • I have wrote on here before about having a abnormal pap that was atypical grandular on the outside of the urterus ... i am 54 almost ... and went for the endometrial biosey ... and went today for the ...

atypical grandular on the outside lining of urterus

amber
  • By amber · New reply February 20, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • I was wondering if anyone out there has had a abnormal pap that came back atypical grandular on the outside lining of the uretrus .... i am almost 54 and never no abnormal paps till now ... i went for ...

Hpv no dysplasia ¿ :( help

Fede
  • By Fede · New reply February 18, 2013
  • 6 replies
  • Hello, I just want to ask for some advice or recommendations for what to do..i am 29 years old.. Three months ago i went for my first papa smear ever (just to clarify ive started my sexual life 8 months ...

Cervical cancer Stages

weezjr
  • By weezjr · New reply February 11, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • I have this information on cervical cancer staging along with a video. Good information and detailed. http://www.aboutcervicalcancer.com/Cervi cal_Cancer_Stages.html ...

not diagnosed

stayingprayedup
  • By stayingprayedup · New reply February 5, 2013
  • 27 replies
  • I am scared a struggling with anxiety right now. I am almost 43 years old and for no good reason I have not visited my gyn for annual paps in almost 6 years. About 1 month ago, I started having unusual ...

please tell me some vitamins to cure lsil

onceisenough11
  • By onceisenough11 · New reply February 4, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • Hello, I had an abnormal pap smear showing lsil and I have to go for a biopsy on feb 11th. I am looking for some vitamins I can take to cure or at least manage this conditon. I have read on this site ...

How early can HPV be detected and how long does it take to clear

wolfberry
  • By wolfberry · New reply January 31, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • Does anyone know how soon HPV sympton will appear after infection? If both husband and wife have HPV and keep have sex, will this worsen HPV healing ...

Abnormal Pap / HPV Negative

sentivan
  • By sentivan · New reply January 30, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • Hi! I am new to this group, but wanted to post a question. I am almost 40 years old and have had a pap smear every year without any issues. My period was definitely "off" this month. I have been on Yaz ...

hpv re-paps and spotting

ka8t71 (Inactive)
  • By ka8t71 (Inactive) · New reply January 21, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • I went for my re-pap for hpv/ abnormal cell growths yesterday and am NOT menstrating but have moderate cramping and spotting and bad lower back pain. Has anyone ever had this happen after a re-pap? If ...

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