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A 34-year-old female asked:

had bleeding after sex twice just after coil fitted. pap 1 yr ago ok. had colposcopy, dr said cervix looks perfectly healthy.could it still be cancer?

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Dr. Michael Hulse
Gynecology 27 years experience
Very unlikely: If your Pap smear is normal and up-to-date the chances of you having cervical cancer is almost none. There are many possible causes of bleeding after intercourse. If the problem persists return to your doctor. Hope this helps.

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