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How often do you get a pap? adult content

I go every 2 years, my bff goes every 6 months and others I know go every year.

What is normal?

 
Shanna84

Asked by Shanna84 at 1:33 PM on Jun. 3, 2011 in Health

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Answers (11)
  • Unless you are having issues, the norm seems to be one year ... at least that's what most insurance companies will pay for. I go once a year.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:35 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I go about once a year but I have had a full hystermentary so I go once a year since my doctor still wants to see me every year.
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 1:37 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • Agree with anon - unless prior issues or history of problems.... a year is the norm.
    MrsDAP

    Answer by MrsDAP at 1:38 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I go once/year. I had an abnormal pap a few years back and after that one I had to go back in 6 months, but it's back to a year.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 1:39 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I go once a year, but my mom goes every 6 months, but that is because she had to have surgery cause she had cervical cancer so she has to get checked every 6 months to make sure it doesn't come back
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 1:44 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I go every 6 months.
    onemellowmom

    Answer by onemellowmom at 1:45 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I think it is pretty normal to go once a year. If you are older and have had some problems then maybe more often, but once a year should be good enough, I would not wait for two years to go.
    SweetPea1617

    Answer by SweetPea1617 at 2:04 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • I go once a year. (I'm only 23 though, I know age can make a difference in some cases).
    FatGirl239

    Answer by FatGirl239 at 2:11 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • Once a year!
    cmgIII

    Answer by cmgIII at 2:22 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

  • Once a year about the same time I get a mammo
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 4:31 PM on Jun. 3, 2011

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