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Resume Sexual Activity After Abnormal Pap Smear
How common is cervical cancer for a 25 year old who has never had a pap smear? I have engaged in sexual activity but have not had intercourse.
Uncommon: Most cervical cancers are due to infection with a virus, human papiloma virus (hpv) which is usually acquired through sexual intercourse. Oral sex can transmit hpv and using condom is not protective either. You are too young to have cervical cancer, but i would strongly urge you to seek care for preventive services, including hpv vaccine, though you may have missed the recommended age for vaccine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
6 weeks: However consult your surgeon to make sure you are ready to resume sexual activity. ...Read more
Yes: Yes, but let yourself heal a little so you don't tear open stitches. Ask your doctor how long to wait (it will depend on how big and whether any hernias were repaired at the same time) but usually i let my patients try after two weeks as long as they aren't into "olympic sex" i.e. Hanging out of windows! if your body says, "no, " wait longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
CALL YOUR DOCTOR: Who did the surgery, your doc should have already told you when it will be safe to have intercourse as your doc knows u and how the surgery went and how u did post op, i tell this to my pts before they go home so please call your doc this weekend to ask. ...Read more
Or hue Tony: Please discuss with your team. They know you best. ...Read more
Probably OK: Check with your cardiologist, as everyone's condition is different. However, if he is exercising in a cardiac rehab class and doing well with this and there are no other significant problems or limitations, at this point it may be safe to resume sexual activity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bartholin cyst marsupialization a week ago, how long till the stitches devolve and when can I resume sexual activity?
Depends: Depends on what ur gyn says. He/she will need 2 clear u 4 sexual activity. Also depends on hoe u feel when the ok is given. ...Read more
How soon can you resume sexual activity with your partner after termination of pregnancy in first trimester?
Feel ready: It's normal whenever the woman feels ready, although intercourse is mostly discouraged until 6 weeks. Many women take longer to feel ready, there's no harm in that. ...Read more
How long after completing 3 day treatment for yeast infection can I resume sexual activity with my husband?
I've had an abdominal hysterectomy on the 30th Nov when can I resume sexual activity? I just had my uterus removed nothing else . So I kept my cervix!
Husband has ureteral stent in place after stone removal since 4-9-13, when can he have an alcoholic beverage and resume sexual activity?
Here are some…: There is no rule to dictate when to resume drinking alcoholic beverage or resuming sexual activity. Clinically and in reality, she may do so whenever he may feel comfortable without undue discomfort. Of course, ask the treating urologist for individual detail timely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not cancer: If your pap smear shows LSIL, which stands for low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, most doctors will not do anything immediately. You will probably be asked to come back in six months for another pap smear to see if the lesions are still present. In many cases, the lesions disappear over time and there are no further problems. If you return for your second pap smear and the finding is still present, you will probably be advised to have a coloposcopy done. A coloposcopy is a procedure performed in a doctor's office and is typically the first step in diagnosing cervical cancer ...Read more
Slightly abnormal pap smear, negative HPV results, what does this mean and should I be concerned?
Pap test: Infections such as HSV, candida or trichomona can cause abnormalities in the epithelial cells that can mimic the changes seen in precancer lesions. Also they may accompany such lesions and warrant close search. Since HPV causes the precancer lesions and is also sexually transmitted many of the risk factors for one apply to the other. ...Read more
Sometimes...: During pregnancy there can be inflammation which can be interpreted as an abnormality by the pathologist. Sometimes women who carry the hpv virus can express it during pregnancy due to changes in immune response, and an abnormal pap smear can show up. It may resolve after delivery, but may need investigation during pregnancy with colposcopy and/or biopsy. ...Read more
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