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Wanna ask what is hpv52, yes that is the result of my

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hi wanna ask what is hpv52
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes that is the result of my papsmear and test for hpv and my ob want me to go for colposcopy test
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: nothing ,actually its my first time to do papsmear i dont know for how long i got this virus ,
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr David replied 2 months ago.

This is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr David replied 2 months ago.

there are many different strains of HPV or human papilloma virus

this is a virus which can be spread through sexual contact and can invade into your cervix and can be seen on pap smear evaluation and can cause abnormal cells on your cervix.

it is not a life long virus an d90% of adults can clear the virus out of their body in 1-2 years

I'm glad your doctor is doing a colposcopy to check on your cervix.

hopefully that will go well

let me know if you have questions.