I Have Cervical Dysplasia

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    I went in for a checkup today to see how my cervix is healing after the biopsy. The good news is, my cervix is healing well. =)But I have some strange news too....The nurse practitioner (a different one than the one I saw at my last appointment) asked me if I knew the results of...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Oct 24, 2011

    I Might Have Cancer...

    Well, i had gone for a pap smear about mid july, due to some idiot with an std...i didn't have the std but they found pre cancerous cells in my cervix,  what i have currently is called Cervical Dysplasia.  I have to go for more testing in december, the doctors arent...
    bijou87 bijou87
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Sep 16, 2007

    How I Cured Cervical Dysplasia

    I was first diagnosed with Cervical Dysplasia in my 20's following abnormal smear results. I was booked in to have the abnormal cells removed at the local hospital when I read an article in a Time Magazine. It claimed that Cervical Dysplasia was caused by a lack of folic acid...
    Lorraine61 Lorraine61
    1 Response Feb 13, 2013

    The Fear Of The Unknown

    Two weeks ago I went to my GP to have a pap smear test done. I have been told by friends and from what I have read on the internet that a GP should not do this test but should be done by a Gynecologist? The results came back two days after and my pap smear and I was told that I...
    123candy 123candy
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 16, 2013

    Figured I Might As Well Share

    First of all let me say, I have been checking up on this on the internet.  I am happy to find out that about 80% of sexually active people will get HPV at some point during their lives, because it ishard to diagnose.  So, don't feel alone.  I have hardly...
    jess6909 jess6909
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 15, 2010

    A Mixture Of Good And Bad

    Checkup, Medication, Biopsy Results, Etc.After continuing to have abdominal pain throughout all day Monday and Tuesday morning, I decided to make an appointment to see the nurse practitioner and see if I had an infection after the biopsy. Late Tuesday afternoon, I got rechecked...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Oct 13, 2011


    Those with cervical dysplasia: please don't read this story! I'm a rare case; for most women, it is not this bad. Don't be discouraged. . . . . ....................... I look back at all the fear and worries I had about the biopsy........and I think, "I wasn't scared enough." BUT...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    14 Responses Oct 10, 2011

    I Have Been Through It!

    Almost 10 years ago I contracted HPV which gave me an abnormal pap result. I had the biopsy = cervical dysplasia. I ended up having the LEEP procedure and luckily that cleared everything up. I got the risks from my doctor about preterm labor and difficulty getting pregnant. I...
    TattooedMissez TattooedMissez
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2011

    I had my first abnormal pap in February

    and my colposcopy done 2 weeks later. The doctor called me on Friday at 6pm and told me that the results showed cancer, I cried all weekend and told my family I had cancer. Well today I went to the doctor who is going to be treating me and he said " you do not have cancer." He...
    Knitwhit4321 Knitwhit4321
    36-40, F
    Apr 2, 2014

    Too Young.

    I don't really know where to start. Well, of course I’m writing this because I have been diagnosed with cervical dysplasia. I just turned 19 years old last week. I have been getting regular pap smears since I was 17. I should add this information at the beginning of my story in...
    kelsi10 kelsi10
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2012

    Even Worse -- Losing Insurance

    I just got some incredibly bad news today. My condition is NOT worse, so it's not that.....but my Kansas health insurance is dropping me because I moved to Missouri, and the Missouri health insurance will NOT cover me, because my cervical problems are a pre-existing condition...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    10 Responses Oct 17, 2011

    Very Frightened And Concerned

    I just out of the whim asked for an HPV test during my normal pap. Then... the doc called and said my pap was abnormal and I have HPV. So by then, I was super scared not really knowing what HPV is and having never had an abnormal pap. They scheduled a coloposcopy and took a...
    Sweetheart06 Sweetheart06
    26-30, F
    Apr 17, 2013

    Regressing Cervical Dysplasia Naturally And Effectively!

    Hello Everyone, I decided to write this post because I read TONS of forum board discussions and articles and posts that were extremely helpful and comforting for my own healing process and decided to try to do the same thing for someone else. I had been sexually active for...
    marycountry marycountry
    1 Response Jul 18, 2013

    This Needs To Be Said (Dysplasia Healed WITHOUT Surgery!)

    Even just coming back and reading the words "cervical dysplasia" gets my blood pressure spiking and my heart racing. The whole experience was a complete nightmare for me; however, I feel the strong need to share the rest of my story because many ladies out there could very well...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Mar 13, 2013

    I have been diagnosed with type one

    and two cervical dysphasia. Since 35% of cases heal on their own I am going to wait and get another copo in 6 months before having the LEEP procedure done. I really want to have kids and have tried before and failed with the cause unknown. Not sure how to feel or if I should...
    jackiesmith12 jackiesmith12
    26-30, F
    Jun 3, 2015

    High Grade

    I just had a routine Pap smear, expected everything to be fine, but I just got a call from the doctor today, and I have high grade cervical dysplasia! I have never had an abnormal pap before, and I've had one done every year since I was 16!! I am at a pretty high risk that it...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    13 Responses Sep 29, 2011

    Bad Margins After LEEP :/

    So to make a long story short and since most of you reading this have gone through the same process, ill cut to the chase. After my pap came back abnormal I had to have the biopsy (which came back bad). So, then I had the LEEP procedure done a week ago. I was not put to sleep for...
    Emmy736 Emmy736
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 27, 2013

    I thought you might be interested in my update.

    Firstly I must say God is good, and I thank Him for His faithfulness. I went for my second, 3 month Pap test the other day and I am happy to report that I am still ALL CLEAR! My doctor was clearly angry with me for standing my ground and stepping out by faith. She was...
    cindy1985 cindy1985
    31-35, F
    Mar 17, 2014

    Finally Ready For Children, Now This.....

    So, me and my boyfriend started to actually settle into the idea of getting married and having children.  We've been thinking about it for sometime and I knew I wanted to be absolutely sure I was ready for children.We were getting excited about the idea, and then last month, my...
    Natesbabydoll Natesbabydoll
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 17, 2011

    Doing More Research... The Internet Is A Scary Place!

    So I have been doing more research and seems like multiple leeps are pretty common... Scary! Has anyone had to have multiple leeps? Anyone had to go so far as a histerectomy? I go into the Doctors office in a few weeks and will get the specifics on the unclear margins etc...
    LizzyK83 LizzyK83
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2011

    So about a two months ago I went

    for my routine pap smear, assuming that everything would come back normal, as it always has. My husband and I were married in April, and we both want to be parents very badly. We decided to hold off on trying until after our honeymoon in June. About 2 weeks after my exam, my...
    tmclaughlin tmclaughlin
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Aug 4, 2014

    6 Week Post Op

    So I had my six week post op exam today. Having some breakthrough bleeding but doc says she thinks it's related to my BCP, not a problem with me healing up. Said I'll need to come back in another 6 weeks when they'll do a test to see if it's really all gone. Every three months...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 13, 2011

    Waiting And Waiting And Waiting....

    So this is the first time I have really ever joined a group like this, I am really struggling to talk to people around me about this...hopefully it will be easier to type about it! About 3 months ago my pap smear came up as having irregular cells in it.... Got biopsies (in 3...
    LizzyK83 LizzyK83
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2011

    Dysplasia Pain And Bleeding

    I found out I had advanced Cervical dysplasia about a year and a half ago only because my bleeding with intercourse became very bad! I have had pain for years in my lower back with bad bloating and over time developed pain during intercourse that I thought was all related to my...
    Annamarie26 Annamarie26
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 22, 2012

    Why Me? Cervical Dysplasia?

    I am 24 years old and today had a very painful biopsy done. Last year in August (2012) my 61 year old father got diagnosed with pancreatic cancer... He recently passed in April. I can't barely go a day/night without crying my eyes out. Anyway... since I was back and forth with...
    vclaudio0320 vclaudio0320
    1 Response Jun 11, 2013

    Diagnosed With High Grade Cervical Dysplasia

    hi, Im 22 and new here. my story began in 2009, after my daughter was born i went for my pap and it came back abnormal, and a few more after that as well. so my doctor sent me to a specialist who did a pap and it came back normal. a year later i had another pap done by my doctor...
    ashleywilson89 ashleywilson89
    2 Responses Feb 26, 2012

    A Realization

    This experience has been a huge test to my faith. I realized today that through my ups and downs, my faith has faltered somewhat. I hope the fact of this realization will give me more strength now to handle whatever it is that will come my way. Yes, I will still have fears, but...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 5, 2011

    Mommy With Cervical Dysplasia

    I hate to see it, or not see it anywhere, but I want everyone to be educated! I never once had an abnormal pap smear, 6 wk post partum check showed abnormal pre-cancerous cells. Biopsy was CIN3 Moderate cervical dysplasia. I had the LEEP done asap! Now, i was never told this, but...
    Moderatelyscared Moderatelyscared
    5 Responses Jan 6, 2012

    Leep Or Conization Procedure

    I had an abnormal PAP last year and a colposcopy that confirmed I had ASC-US, in which no treatment was given because the doctor wanted to give the dysplasia a chance to clear. I ended up relocating so I was I wasn't able to follow up w/ my 6 mo and ended going to another doctor...
    bhunny2 bhunny2
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 4, 2012

    Not So Sure About My Obgyn

    Ok, it has been a crazy couple of weeks. First off there has been a TON of discharge. I was told to expect this but seriously, this is crazy. So I called the Dr and talked about my complaints...the good news, she is a better safe then sorry doc and she had me move up my follow...
    LizzyK83 LizzyK83
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2011

    Cin Ii

    I had my pap on the 25th of April, my results came back today and i had more abnormal cells than the last checkup so they want me to come in for a biopsy. the last time i was checked, i was diagnosed with cin II. i am afraid not only that this could have quite possibly turned...
    CadesMommy2005 CadesMommy2005
    May 3, 2012

    My Hpv Dysplasia Nightmare

    I've had what I thought was a small mole "down there" for awhile... and one day I noticed it got bigger. My hypochondriac side kicked in and I went to the dermatologist to get it checked. She told me she thought it was nothing and to reassure me, she would take a biopsy anyway...
    irilee irilee
    1 Response Dec 7, 2011


    I just talked to the nurse practitioner who had originally told me I have carcinoma and will need LEEP. She saw the report and said,  yeah, the biopsy came back that I only have CIN1 cervical dysplasia (the mildest form)!! BUT, the doctor thinks that because it came back that...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    24 Responses Oct 25, 2011

    Cin 2...

    In May 2011 I had an abnormal pap. In June of that year I had a colpo biopsy done and the results were CIN 2. My nurse @planned parenthood told me that we will do a colpo every 6 months for the next 2 years. Well, December rolled along and I got a reminder letter from planned...
    chelsiedawn chelsiedawn
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 3, 2012

    Screw It

    i got married young, at 18 to a boy who i loved with every ounce of me. about a year into our marriage i discovered that a girl he slept with before me had hpv/ cervical dysplasia.this girl and i were and are very good friends but at the time that i found this out i was very very...
    bransdorfjaime bransdorfjaime
    2 Responses Oct 3, 2011
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