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for an abnormal Pap test may include a colposcopy. The doctor uses a microscope
(colposcope) to look at the cervix. Smooth, pink tissue indicates a normal
cervix. Abnormal cells growing on the cervix may be cervical cancer or cell
changes that could lead to cervical cancer.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family MedicineMartin J. Gabica, MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerKevin C. Kiley, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current as ofJuly 26, 2016
Current as of:
July 26, 2016
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Kevin C. Kiley, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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