I'm told it takes years for cervical cancer to develop. I make sure I have my pap smear done every year (I have HPV and have had carcinoma in situ of the anus twice in the last 3 years so I knew I'm very high risk). Last year I had it done and it was completly normal. This year it came back with 1 area of CIN 1 and another area with CIN 3! So if it went from normal to CIN3 in 1 year how quickly will it turn into cancer!? I'm finding little help trying to research this on my own. I have an apt with an oncolygist in 2 weeks but my brain is freaking out and wants some answers. I was hoping someone on here would have some experience with this progression or knowledge that I have not come across yet that they could share with me.
I had a cone biopsy done about 9 weeks ago. I figured I'd be a little "tighter" after the surgery but this week is my first period that I'm able to use tampons since the surgery. I couldn't believe how much difficulty I had in trying to get a tampon it. And sex! Omg! Not too comfortable. Had anyone else experienced this?
14 months ago i had a normal pap smear. 2 months ago i had a colposcopy that showed i have CIN3. after several errors with documents not being properly sent over i finaly had my first appointment with the oncologist this past monday, june 25th. i asked the dr if it is normal to go from normal to CIN3 in 1 year and she said no. i was told that when she examined my cervix the entire thing was...