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Posted by: adviceseeker | 2006/07/28

Do you need papsmear after historectomy?

Had a historectomy. Everyting removed, exept for the overies that are functioning well. Aged 42. Do I still need a pap smear and why?
Suppose I still need a gino for menopouse and the medication that is needed as well as for breast check ups for cancer, but please, IS PAP smears really still necessary??
Would appreciate your answer.

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Pap smears are no longer necessary unless the hysterectomy was for cancer.

Best wishes

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