... If you have kept up your pap screenings over the years and have not had problems, the chances of this being cancer are almost nil since cervical cancer typically takes many years to develop. ... (3 replies)
... iver and urgent app for gastro team has been made, last week my smear was abnormal and going for colposcopy on the 9th dec, I am absolutely terrified that I have cervical cancer that has now spread to my liver. ... (3 replies)
... I agree I don't want to over do it and scare myself unneccessarily.. Which I believe is one reason they are saying to wait one year.
But my fear is that if it has been persistent more than 2 years, that it won't go away and my risk for cancer is so much greater. I really don't know if it went away and came back. But my body must have fought it off since my papa went from... (3 replies)
... HPV is very common and most strains do not cause cervical cancer. ... (3 replies)
... I'm so scared of it turning into cervical cancer. I know it's very preventable with the proper screening.. but I'm scared. I was hoping it would be negative. I've heard it lies dormant forever.. ... (3 replies)
... The cervical biopsy shows areas of LGSIL and HGSIL with HPV effect. ... (0 replies)
... I have only heard of HPV causing cervical cancer. HPV is very common and usually does not cause serious problems. ... (4 replies)
... June 03, 2014 I had my colposcopy and cervical biopsy. ... (4 replies)
... I am a 28yr old female with SLE and have been recently diagnosed with stage 3 cervical cancer caused by the HPV virus, and I am very scared of what is going to happen. ... (1 replies)
... I'm so sorry to hear what a hard time you've been having. It is possible to have cervical cancer that is not obvious visually, but there are certainly other possible reasons for cervical bleeding. ... (1 replies)
... as a very thick lining. And now wants me to have a biopsy and seemed more concerned about the endometrium but my symptoms and risk factors are more in line with cervical cancer. The pap results will take a week. My question is this.. ... (1 replies)
... Cervical cancer would not be something you'd be able to feel or see with the naked eye until the end stages... and cervical cancer generally takes a very long time to develop, going through a number of precancerous stages first. ... (4 replies)
... Yeah, they did an ECC with my last one, I am sure they will again this time as well. As well as a cervical biopsy. Sigh. I just want this all to be over. ... (6 replies)
... The ECC tool is able to get a sample from higher up inside the cervical canal, in places that the colpo tool can't see. That's the best way to make sure there aren't any abnormal cells lurking up there. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you so much for your reply! I've been obsessively checking this thread all morning, in a panic. The 16/18 results STILL aren't back. I'm not anxious about the results- I'm sure it will be positive- it's just that until that comes back, my doctor will not speak to me about it. So I'm very panicky. :/
I looked up my results, and the exact wording on my surgery path... (6 replies)
... Hi, Berta. Sorry you're having to deal with all this. I've been down the same road so I completely get where you're coming from.
As far as the HPV goes, once you have it, you always have it. For most people, a couple of years from the time they were exposed, their body is able to suppress the virus to the point it is no longer detectable in their system, and it stays that... (6 replies)
... The bump in near the opening of the cervix it feels. Although I suppose i could have scratched it with my finger maybe...
And thanks so much! Also i forgot if i mentioned, but I finished the Gardisil vaccinations, if I spelt that right. And alright, so it most likely isn't cervical cancer, I'm just the paranoid type too ^.^ Thanks so much to the both of you!!! (4 replies)
... and would be extremely rare in a 17 YO. They don't even start doing pap smears now until age 21 because cervical cancer takes many years to develop. ... (4 replies)
... Or do I most likely have cervical cancer? ... (4 replies)
... I have just been diagnosed with Cervical Cancer. Everything has happened within days and I am starting to be a little bit overwhelmed. ... (0 replies)