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How long after a woman is infected with HPV can she develop an abnormal pap?
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics
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In brief: We aren't sure...
We don't fully know the answer to that, but it might be very quickly and it may be as long as years.
That is why women need ongoing paps and not just one every so often. Risky behavior today could show up as cancer in a decade!

In brief: We aren't sure...
We don't fully know the answer to that, but it might be very quickly and it may be as long as years.
That is why women need ongoing paps and not just one every so often. Risky behavior today could show up as cancer in a decade!
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Varies
There could be changes in the pap smear in as little as three weeks or as long as over 10 years.

In brief: Varies
There could be changes in the pap smear in as little as three weeks or as long as over 10 years.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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