What does ascus with HPV high risk mean on pap?

Needs evaluation. Ascus stands for atypical cells of uncertain significance. The pap smear is a screening test that samples cervical cells imperfectly. In the presence of hrhpv, a dysplastic or precancer lesion may possibly be present, even though the pap smear didn't show dysplastic cells. For that reason, a colposcopy looking at the cervix with a microscope should be done with biopsies of suspicious areas.

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I have high risk HPV (non 16/18) and my Pap came back ASCUS. Should I give up sex to clear HPV/dysplasia? Can I still use condoms with my bf?

Repeat PAPs. Follow you doctor's advice on repeat testing by PAP. Giving up sex or using condoms per se will not affect the course of the disease. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Read more...
No. The nice thing about HPV is that it will not do you or that special man serious harm without plenty of time to prevent it. Plenty of people have what you have and are perfectly happy. Condoms are best until you are ready to start your family for many reasons. I am glad you have each other. Read more...

Had high risk HPV papsmear with slightly abnormal pap. After colposcopy Dr said everything is denied I'll see you in 6 months. What does it mean?

OK then ask. your doctor if you are a candidate for HPV vaccination, CDC recommends up to the age of 26 . Even if you are infected quadrivalent covers 3 other types . Un like Herpes Simplex virus , it is possible to get rid of your body. You need to discuss with your doctor. Read more...

What does high risk HPV mean? I had an abnormal pap test and high risk hpv.

Likely to advance. High risk hpv via colposcopy will usually mean cin iii or worse. If the abnormal pap test has not been followed up with colposcopy where the cervix is looked at microscopically please see your gyn. Read more...
You need more tests. If the high-risk hpv was the result on your pap smear, it means that any abnormality on the pap smear itself must be taken seriously and probably followed up by a test called a colposcopy (a view of your cervix through a microscope that allows biopsies to be taken)." high-risk " hpv is a type of the virus, hpv, that can cause cancer of the cervix. Early treatment can prevent a cancer. Read more...
Virus. Hpv is human papilloma virus. There are a variety of types, but some we call "high risk" because they are the ones most likely to cause cervical cancer. Fortunately, even with hpv high risk, which is extraordinarily common (80% of the women and men in the us will have it at least once in their lifetimes), the likelihood of developing cervical cancer with regular pap smears is very small. Read more...