Abnormal Pap Test: What’s Next (Video)

Abnormal Pap tests more common than you may think

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Abnormal Pap tests are more common than you may think, especially in younger women. If you have an abnormal test and aren’t sure what happens next, Habibeth Gitiforooz, MD, OB/GYN at Cleveland Clinic, explains. She says the next step is the use a more comprehensive diagnostic test called a colposcopy, which allows your doctor to take tissue samples from specific areas for further testing and examination.

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