A 18-year-old female asked:
I had a pap smear and doctor said it was abnormal which means i have hpv. is this true? i don't have any warts so does this mean i have cancer?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pathology 50 years experience
No: Cancer is highly unlikely. There are multiple strains of HPV and only a few cause cancer or warts. You should follow your doctor's advice for follow-up tests and take HPV vaccine.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
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Last updated Feb 3, 2017
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