If you or a loved one has been notified that your Pap results are not normal, you
may be feeling anxious. Have all the facts to feel calm and empowered.
Learn how to interpret the results of an abnormal Pap smear.
What is an abnormal Pap test?When your doctor says that your Pap test, or Pap
smear, was abnormal, it means that the test found some cells on your cervix that ...
Abnormal Pap smear may mean that you have an infection or abnormal cells. It's
important to remember that this does not mean you have cancer.
Jun 11, 2015 ... If abnormal or unusual cells were discovered during your Pap smear, you're said
to have a positive result. A positive result doesn't mean you ...
HPV, Human Papiloma Virus, causes abnormal Pap smear results because HPV
is a virus which infects skin cells. When subclinical HPV infects the skin cells in ...
ASC-US is the most common abnormal Pap test result. Low-grade squamous ...
Oct 27, 2015 ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that 3 million women
receive unclear or abnormal Pap smear results each year.
Jan 6, 2016 ... If a Pap smear is interpreted as abnormal, there are a number of different
management and treatment options including colposcopy, conization, ...
Nov 12, 2014 ... A Pap test, also called a “Pap smear,” is part of a pelvic exam. The word “Pap” is
short for Papanicolaou, which is the last name of the doctor ...