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Periods stopped. Pap smear abnormal. Glandular on the outside of the uterus wall. Cancer?

Hi , i am 53 and i went for a pap smear and it came back abnormal .... my dr told me it was a grandular on the outside of the utreus wall ... i have to have a biosey done and colposcopy done ... would this be cancer or something to do with a hormone issue since i am in to menopause ... thanks for any of youe help you can give me .... i dont have periods anymore
Asked On : Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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The abnormal pap smear with more of glandular pattern on the outer side can be due to a mild hyperplasia or a malignant change. The biopsy of the cervix is the best way to differentiate these two.
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Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
Answered: Wed, 16 Oct 2013
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