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Is it normal to spot a day after a pap smear?Is to normal to have blood on the papsmear instruments?I have just 1 sexual partner(and he too).

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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology
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In brief: Pap smear

For anyone, it is common to spot for a day or two after a pap smear of the cervix.

In brief: Pap smear

For anyone, it is common to spot for a day or two after a pap smear of the cervix.
Dr. John Geisler
Dr. John Geisler
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Dr. Jerome Yaklic
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes

It is not uncommon for there to be some blood on the spatula and brush used to collect a pap smear or to experience spotting for a day or so after a pap.

In brief: Yes

It is not uncommon for there to be some blood on the spatula and brush used to collect a pap smear or to experience spotting for a day or so after a pap.
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Dr. Jerome Yaklic
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