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Do abnormal pap test results mean cancer?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

There are multiple grades and types of abnormalities detected on pap.
You should discuss the results with your doctor.

In brief: No

There are multiple grades and types of abnormalities detected on pap.
You should discuss the results with your doctor.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not necessarily

Several things can make a pap smear abnormal including cancer, pre-cancer, infections, or even a false positive result.
If yours is abnormal you'll probably need either repeat or additional testing. Please see your doctor to discuss.

In brief: Not necessarily

Several things can make a pap smear abnormal including cancer, pre-cancer, infections, or even a false positive result.
If yours is abnormal you'll probably need either repeat or additional testing. Please see your doctor to discuss.
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Dr. Christopher Dowd
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