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A 21-year-old female asked:

A nurse looked in my vagina and assumed it was genital warts. genital warts could be mistaken for anything. so i don't trust her i'm getting a pap fri?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
GREAT idea: No disrespect to nurses, but you want the most accurate possible diagnosis. There are a variety of nodular lesions and even normal structures with variants that could mimic this. There are also a couple of serious entities. Glad you're getting checked -- biopsy if there's any doubt.

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Last updated Dec 9, 2013

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