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Lsil Pap Results

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HIV Positive, Anal Pap Test Showed LSIL

Hi Dr, I'd like your advice on some HIV-related stuff. I've been positive for about 10 years, I've done great on Atripla, my labs are great. But in December 2012 my doctor did a routine anal pap on me as part of a trial she was doing...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Unfortunately the guidelines and experts are all over the map on this, and particularly with LSIL. Some say watch and wait, others say yearly anal pap, and some even say yearly high resolution anoscopy (HRA). This is also dependent on who is paying... Read more »

Had Repeat Anal Pap Test, Same Results.

Dr, I had an anal pap done in December 2012, and the results were LSIL. Low grade lesion result.... Read more »

Anal fissure, can it change the results of an anal PAP smear?

Does the presence of anal fissures lead to a negative result in an anal pap smear.thank you.... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Making Sense of Your Pap and HPV Test Results

This booklet is for women who got screened for cervical cancer with a Pap test and an HPV test. It will help answer common questions about: What is cervical cancer? What is HPV? Cervical cancer screening tests What Does My Pap Test Result... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pap Smear Primer

Recommendations for Positive Women HIV positive women often need more frequent Pap smears. Remember not to douche (douching is not good for any woman, anyway, see "Douching is Bad for You ," September/October 2000), use a tampon, and do not have... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Pap Smear Guidelines Advise Less Frequent Tests

Women should receive Pap screening no more than every three years, beginning at age 21 regardless of sexual history, say national guidelines released Wednesday. The new US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations are for healthy... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Many Doctors Overuse Pap Testing: Survey

Guidelines for Pap screening were substantially revised earlier this decade in response to research showing that low-risk women age 30 and older did not need annual testing. However, a new study suggests that many U.S. primary care doctors recommend... Read more »
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Pap Smear

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is a abnormal pap smear a sign of HIV?

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Abnormal pap smear

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
My doctor just informed me that my pap smear was abnormal. Could this be an indication of HIV infection?
I possibly had an exposure Feb, tested Neg End of April. Read more »

Could I catch HIV from sharing infected toilet pap

Posted by blackwinterday, 1 Reply
Dear Expert,

I am new to this forum! Firstly, I would like to express my gratitude to all of you!

I am scared over the incident told below!

Recently, I was diagnosed with hemorrhoids so I always wipe off my vagina and anus after urinating. I always... Read more »

I'm gonna get my results !!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm gonna get my results in two days (monday) at 7 1/2 months after my risk. My exposure was unprotected vaginal sex, tested at two and three months negative. I had a swollen lymph node in my neck for about two months.
(No symptoms apart this... Read more »