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Is it normal to have vaginal pain after a pap smear test?
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Andrea Knittel
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Mild, briefly
It is normal to have some vaginal spotting and cramping after a pap smear.
If you are having a lot of pain, or non-period bleeding that is more than a little spotting, you should talk to a healthcare provider.

In brief: Mild, briefly
It is normal to have some vaginal spotting and cramping after a pap smear.
If you are having a lot of pain, or non-period bleeding that is more than a little spotting, you should talk to a healthcare provider.
Andrea Knittel
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