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What can a woman do to decrease her risk of getting cervical cancer?
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2 doctors agree
In brief: One sexual partner
While the chances of dysplasia/cancer are low when you have only have a single sexual partner, your partner may not have only have a single partner, and therefore could infect you with hpv, the most common cause of cervical cancer.
Do a pap smear and you will know if you are at risk. Using condoms or other barrier methods during sex will decrease your risk.

In brief: One sexual partner
While the chances of dysplasia/cancer are low when you have only have a single sexual partner, your partner may not have only have a single partner, and therefore could infect you with hpv, the most common cause of cervical cancer.
Do a pap smear and you will know if you are at risk. Using condoms or other barrier methods during sex will decrease your risk.
Dr. Lester Thompson
Dr. Lester Thompson
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Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
Radiation Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Pap smears
It is vital that women get regular pelvic examinations and pap smears to help find cervical cancer early.
The cervical cancer vaccine is an option now as well.

In brief: Pap smears
It is vital that women get regular pelvic examinations and pap smears to help find cervical cancer early.
The cervical cancer vaccine is an option now as well.
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
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