Colposcopy and biopsy
Colposcopy and biopsy are investigations meant to address a certain cervical condition that may lead to cancer. Remember that the PAP smear with or without HPV is only a screening method to detect high-risk population. With an abnormal result, certain further measures may need to be taken to ensure a correct approach is in place. You should know that today the protocols available are very specific and rely more on the doctor knowledge than interpretation. Therefore colposcopy and biopsy have exact indications. The description of this approach is very complex and beyond the purpose of this bulletin.
We perform in office colposcopy and biopsy with endocervical sampling and results available within 2 weeks. Furthermore you will be provided with all the explanations, reasoning, statistics and references to understand the long-term follow-up plan customized for your age and findings.