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Need expert help here. What are the reasons for an abnormal pap smear?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: HPV infection

Infection with the sexually transmitted virus, hpv, is the commonest cause.
Other issues are smoking, other sexually transmitted infections, hormonal imbalance and genetic susceptibility. Visit this site for more info. http://www.cdc.gov/std/hpv/pap/.

In brief: HPV infection

Infection with the sexually transmitted virus, hpv, is the commonest cause.
Other issues are smoking, other sexually transmitted infections, hormonal imbalance and genetic susceptibility. Visit this site for more info. http://www.cdc.gov/std/hpv/pap/.
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