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Spotting after smear

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Ramina Thu 25-Jun-20 13:44:41

Hi everyone
I have had a smear test this morning, I have had spotting just now, is that normal? It’s never happened to me before?

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Happydaysforever123 Thu 25-Jun-20 13:45:11

Yes I usually get it, don't worry.

PlanDeRaccordement Thu 25-Jun-20 13:47:36

Yes. They usually try and book you in around 2wks before your period to prevent this. But if you go in anytime after that, chances are you will spot a bit.

Ramina Thu 25-Jun-20 13:51:39

Thank you so much for your reassurance. It’s really appreciated. I was worried something was wrong.

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Vea1601 Thu 25-Jun-20 18:04:16

Hi. Lovely. I'm a nurse that does smears. Absolutely normal to spot for a few days after. Nothing to worry about at all. Pain or bleeding after sex, unexplained bleeding in the middle of your cycle all need investigation xx

Ramina Thu 25-Jun-20 19:22:44

Vea1601 you are an angel
Thank you so much for posting this, I’m a natural worrier and this has made me calm right down, god bless you and thank you!

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Vea1601 Thu 25-Jun-20 19:51:07

Take care and treat yourself to something nice now you've been form your smear xxx

SummerHouse Thu 25-Jun-20 19:54:24

This is what Mumsnet is all about. What a lovely thread! flowers to all.

Ramina Thu 25-Jun-20 21:41:47

Thank you so much, you kind, lovely people!

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CorianderLord Thu 25-Jun-20 21:54:18

Yeah I got this after my smear too all good

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