- You must make your appointment on a day when you do not have your period.
- If there is any inflammation in the lower genital tract (cervix, vagina, vulva), it would be best to get treatment before the colposcopy. Therefore, if you have symptoms and suspect anything like that, consult your doctor.
- Remember to have with you the results of any previous tests (Pap test, HPV test, etc.).
Frequently Asked Questions
How can you know if the individual you will have intercourse with has the infection and that you may become infected?
HPVs: What they are and what they cause
How frequent are subclinical lesions caused by HPV in the general population and what is the incidence compared to the incidence of genital warts?
- HPV and cancer
- Am I the only one with HPV?
How do you explain that many people are infected by HPV viruses but only a few have serious problems from them?Does the chance of infection by genital types of HPV increase depending on the number of sexual partners?
- How did I get HPV?
- When did I contract HPV and who gave it to me?
- What are the tests necessary for checking an HPV infection?
Pap testHPV DNA testColposcopyWhat does the doctor see under the microscope when examining a biopsy and what are the possible diagnoses?
- Will I always have HPV?
- How can I protect myself from HPV?
Men and HPV