A 49-year-old member asked:
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help please! when should i get a pap smear?

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Dr. Justin Diedrich
13 years experience Gynecology
Need more info: Depending on when your last pap was and if you ever have had any abnormal pap smears, you may need one. If they have all been normal (or negative) you only need it every 3-5 years depending on which version your doc sends.
Answered on Apr 16, 2014

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