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PAP Smear
Mar 7, 2001

My live-in boy friend has had HBV for some time now. My Doc took my blood for tests which back NEG. Now they want a PAP smear of me and my boy friend wants to know why, if they could not find anything in the blood.

Thank you Dr.


Response from Dr. Rodriguez-Torres

Probably your doctor wants to be sure that you don't have any other sexually transmitted disease.This test is not related to HBV infection risk.

i have a low wbc

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