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Abnormal Cervix Shape
More information: Really need more information. If the cervix is thin may have problems carrying baby to term. But need for you to tell me more ...Read more
Cone biopsy.: This is done after Acetic Acid is put on the cervix to show the affected area (s). It/they show up as white patch/patches which are then all removed with a biopsy, like a cone biopsy. This is then examined under a microscope to determine if it is malignant. ...Read more
Depends on how abn: They are sometimes u do not do anything if they are not taht bad, sometimes u may ned a leep of the cervix. ...Read more
Varies: With all the information we now have about hpv--we know if you test negative for hpv, you can safely go 2-3 yrs before another pap needed. Most dysplasia (abnormal cells)-if mild or moderate, will revert back to normal--but you need to make sure of this. Severe pre-cancerous changes are treated aggressively. I have seen cancer in women who have been lax on pap for 5 years-normal 5 years ago! ...Read more
Should probably: Have cervical biopsiesGet a more detailed answer ›
What did the person: Who found the abnormal cells say? Did you ask that person to explain your findings? You can have cervical pre- cancer which is called dysplasia, there are numerous articlesonline that u can read about it but call you doctor as your doc should explain exactly what you have and what you are supposed to do for followup or treatment depending on exactly what you have, also could be chronic cer. ...Read more
No -but it happens: It sounds like you have a condition of prolapse of the uterus. The ligaments that hold the uterus become weakened and stretched and the cervix & uterus can become displaced much lower in the vagina. If it causes pain or problems for you, there are treatments (typically surgery or pessaries) that may be able to help. ...Read more
Conization: As it sounds, is a three dimensional cone of surgically removed tissue, shaving away the abnormal cells on cervix surface and up the endocervial canal. ...Read more
Yes, a pap smear is a routine screening test recommended for all females of certain age groups.
During a pap smear, your physician swabbed your cervix and has sent the specimen to the pathologist who will assess for the presence of any abnormal cells. Speak to your doctor about the test results. ...Read more
Colposcopy exam: Women with both abnormal pap test results and positive high risk hpv dna testing results should usually be referred for colposcopy. This is a procedure in which a doc or other provider examines the cervix with a magnifying lens and may perform biopsies of certain areas of the cervix to both diagnose and treat hpv related disease of the cervix. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Abnormal pap smear: You need to closely follow till it clears up. ...Read more
Would it be unusual or concerning for my cervix to still hurt during sex a year after a leap surgery?
No: See your doctor for an exam.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have abnormal cells on my cervix but they have stayed the same over the past year. Could this make me infertile?
Not likely: Unless there is accompanying infectionGet a more detailed answer ›
Can the cervix grow back/go back to full strength after a laser cone removal of CIN grade 2 moderate abnormal cell changes procedure? Thx
Conization: The risk of preterm delivery is increased after a laser conization. You may interpret the fact that not a l l women after a laser conization experience preterm deliveries as an indication that in these cases the cervix grew back to full strength. There is no test available that would tell in advance if the cervix regained full strength. ...Read more
Ask him/her: The MD who examined you and told you that your cervix is irregular is the one to obtain an answer to your question as they will know what was intended by their statement. ...Read more
I got abnormal cervix cell 4 years ago, I don't attend the regular test, now I start to have a little blood in vaginal discharge, is this normal?
Unknown: If you had an abnormal pap smear 4 year ago then you are way over due to have a repeat test to make sure all is ok. Whether or not this is related to your bleeding is unknown. You can have the bloody discharge evaluated when you go in for the pap. ...Read more
14 months ago I had abnormal cells taken away from my cervix, when I went for my pap test on friday I was told that it had not healed why is this
Healed: Of course your surgery site has healed. That would have happened within 6 weeks of the biopsy/surgery. Depending on the surgery, your cervix may appear very different now. It will still work just fine. Sometimes the cervix heals with multiple superficial blood vessels. This is ok, but does look unusual to someone who does not see a lot of this. A consultant gynecologist would be the best judge. ...Read more
I was having sex with my husband and he hit my cervix so hard the shape feels different when I checked myself like it's faced down happened 3 yrs ago?
Unlikely due to sex: It is not clear what you mean by shape feels different or faced down, but it is not likely that the shape or position of cervix would get affected by being hit with a penis, no matter how hard. ...Read more
Can fingering trigger an abnormal pap test? The result I had was endometrial cells found at cervix.
No: Fingering will not cause any cellular changes, normal endometrial cells found at cervix may not be abnormal ...Read more
Tree small bumps on My cervix history of abnormal pap didn't follow pap for 6 years you think it could be cáncer?
Can using a vibrator too rough days before Pap smear cause the results to be abnormal? If it does, does the cervix heals itself?
You'll be fine: It's easy to distinguish injury from instrumentation (including your enjoying your body) from the precancers that pap smears pick up. Don't worry. Enjoy yourself. ...Read more
Why after having abnormal cells blasted away 14 months ago is my cervix inflamed dry and painful to touch even during sex and pap test?
Irregular contractions and Braxton hicks at 28 weeks, with a soft and squishy cervix. Is this concerning? Was told just to take it easy.
Two tests: There are two tests that can be done to confirm that these contractions are not concerning. 1. A Fetalfibronectin (FFN). This is a simple Qtip test that can be done in the doctor's office. A negative result is a good result. 2. A sonographic cervical length measurement. The longer the cervix the better. Ask your doctor if these tests would be helpful in your care ...Read more
Cervix bleeds a little heavier discharge 1 abnormal pap HPV negative culture on discharge shows nothing pap 6 months later normal. What is wrong?
If you were my: Patient in coral springs, fl., I would do a culture for many different organisms, probably more than what was checked for, including std and non std bacteria, I would do a colposcopy of cervix to make sure u do not have chronic cervicitis and to make sure no problems in endocervical canal and do an ultrasound to check the endometrium and u may need an office hysteroscopy that would be complete. ...Read more