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Do I need annual colposcopy for bad HPV forever?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: No

If your pap smear is abnormal, then colposcopy would be the next step.
Otherwise, use the pap smear as a screening tool for the need for colposcopy since hpv positive patients do not always develop a abnormal pap.

In brief: No

If your pap smear is abnormal, then colposcopy would be the next step.
Otherwise, use the pap smear as a screening tool for the need for colposcopy since hpv positive patients do not always develop a abnormal pap.
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