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A 36-year-old member asked:

Does either a colposcopy or biopsy hurt?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
A little: Colposcopy may cause a little discomfort associated with insertion of a speculum. Biopsy may be associated with some pain depending on your sensitivity. Please discuss your concerns with the doctor who will be performing the procedure so that s/he may take proper steps to reduce discomfort.

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