What is Anal pap test?

Category: Procedures


An anal Pap smear is the anal counterpart of the cervical Pap smear. It is used in the early detection of anal cancer. HPV, the agent of anogenital warts, can induce anal carcinoma formation. Individuals with history of anal warts are at risk of getting anal cancer.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Anal pap test

Side effect Patients
Constipation 1


Based on patients currently having Anal pap test

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one time 1
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Always 5
Usually 0
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Never taken as prescribed 0
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Very hard to take 0
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A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
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$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 4
Not specified 1
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