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    Default Pap smear

    I'm due for my next Pap smear in October, but am planning to start TTC again within the next couple of months. Am I better off getting it done now, or can it be done while pregnant if necessary?

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    I'd get it done now to make sure everything is fine before ttc.

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    Thanks! That's what I was thinking, but I didn't know if it was silly to get it done early.

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    Well getting it done early is better than getting it done late. I wouldn't want to irritate my cervix in pregnancy either.

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    I'd get it done now. In saying that, I had mine done at 13wks.

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    Get it done now just in case something is up


    Counting down the months till my journey to become a mummy begins.. November 2014 official TTC date ❤️

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    Get it done now. It's not ideal to have a pap smear when pregnant, and it's easier to get the doctor's for a pap smear before you have a new baby to take with you. Plus it's good to know everything is okay before falling pregnant.

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    Yeah get it now I had mine about 6 months early because we wanted to start trying. I would have rather known if there was anything wrong that needed to be addressed before TTC

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    In both my pregnancies my obstetricians have done Pap smears at my first appointments (8-10 weeks pregnant).

    It's perfectly safe to do so (I believe my doctors more than people on Internet forums), but you might as well get it done now if it's convenient.

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    I miscarried as a directed result of having a pap smear in early pregnancy. Yes it is really rare but it can and does happen.

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