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I had a colpo and biopsy yesterday and am wondering how long

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Hello! I had a colpo and biopsy yesterday and am wondering how long I need to abstain from sex. I havn't seen my boyfriend in over a month and am picking him up tonight. I am not bleeding and have only seen the iodine come out two times yesterday and once today. My doctor did not give me any restrictions at all.
JA: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this? In general, how would you describe your overall health?
Customer: Yes. I feel normal!
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 9 months ago.

Hi.

Thanks for the question.

The usual wait is at least a week.

48 hours for culposcopy alone.

A week or more with biopsy.

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