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30 Jul 2008

Pap Smear
Hi
Would just like to know if any Dr. would consider putting you to sleep to perform a pap smear.
Weird question i know but would that be possible.
I am extremely afraid of this examination like i cant explain
Unbelievably so,its like a phobia of some sort and i dont think i would ever go for one unless i was put to sleep.
I no its not nec.painfull or anything like that i i know what it entails.
Please reply asap
thanks
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

An anaesthetic would be an unnecessary risk. Doctors have ways of accommodating nervous patients, including allowing you to put in the speculum yourself.

Best wishes
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