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chemical pregnancy and pap smear

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It Depends: There are differing degrees of abnormality when it comes to pap smears. If the result is atypical cells, that can be caused by many reasons such as, ... Read More
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Dr. William Haehl
45 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: A Pap smear is from a sample of cells from the cervix and they can be affected by pregnancy and can be contaminated by cell from the uterus. However a ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abnormal pap smear: No - abnormal pap smears do not cause miscarriages.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Yes, ....: It is no uncommon to have abnormal PAP as reported without detectable HPV. Hence, follow the further advice from your current doctor since s/he knows ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unsure: Chlamydia would make the cervix sensitive, friable, and possibly painful or tender. A miscarriage is not likely to affect the cervix that way.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Detecting Pregnancy: A pelvic exam and the visual part of a pap smear can clue the doctor into asking if you could be pregnant. The pap part of the exam, the scraping of t ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maxine Lingurar
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sometimes...: During pregnancy there can be inflammation which can be interpreted as an abnormality by the pathologist. Sometimes women who carry the hpv virus can ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Eastburn
23 years experience Family Medicine
Very very rare: A normal screening PAP should not cause any significant damage to any structures. It is a mild scraping or brushing of the ecto-cervix, outside ,and ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Ann Roberts
40 years experience Gynecology
Not at all: If you feel comfortable waiting until a normal pap result is returned before getting pregnant that is fine, but dysplasia should not affect any pregna ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Herold
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Yes: Pap smears are safe in pregnancy and they are recommended at the first prenatal visit if it has been more than a year since your last pap. Sometimes ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
no: Only checks for cancer or other abnormalies of the cervix, but nothing regarding pregnancy.

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