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When should I contact my doctor about cervical cancer?

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If you have abnormal bleeding, bleeding after intercourse,or vaginal discharge, you should schedule a complete gynecological exam that includes a Pap smear.

SOURCES: 

American Cancer Society: "Learn About Cancer: Cervical Cancer."

American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology: "Cancer of the Cervix."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 18, 2017

SOURCES: 

American Cancer Society: "Learn About Cancer: Cervical Cancer."

American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology: "Cancer of the Cervix."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 18, 2017

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