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Cervical Polyp

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debbs77 Sun 28-May-17 20:12:15

I recently went to see my GP for a smear test (after being turned down for one once already as I'm not due one) as I had been bleeding after sex (often brought on a period) and ongoing period and back pain.

She didn't do a smear but did have a look. She found a cervical polyp. I have an appointment in June for it to be looked at at the hospital.

Has anyone else had one? If it needs removing, is it an easy surgery?

Footle Sun 28-May-17 21:20:34

I had one removed almost 40 years ago. It was a very quick procedure even in those days. Bit of mild period-type pain the same day, nothing more. It never came back.

debbs77 Sun 28-May-17 21:41:50

That's brilliant to hear! I am a single parent with a lot of children so have been worrying about it!

Footle Mon 29-May-17 11:29:07

With any luck they'll hoik it out the same day - I do hope so.

debbs77 Tue 30-May-17 00:25:01

THAT would be good!

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