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If you have an abnormal Pap smear, a common next step is a colposcopy. This is a more detailed look at the cervix, and allows your provider to closely examine your cervix, vagina and vulva for signs of disease. If anything is unusual, some tissue can be removed for a biopsy, which is a lab test for cancer and other disease. Colposcopy is used to diagnose inflammation of the cervix; precancerous changes in the tissue of the cervix, vagina or vulva; and genital warts.

The colposcopy is done right in our Women First office, like a Pap smear during a pelvic exam, with a magnifying instrument called a colposcope that can examine closely and allow us to obtain a biopsy of your cervix, if needed. The procedure may involve swabbing your vagina with a solution to help highlight suspicious cells. Your Women First Care Team will let you know when you can expect results and what your next steps will be.

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Toni G
2022-06-02
I've been seeing Dr. Price for many years and have always had a great experience with her. Dr. Price has always listened to me and addressed all of my questions and concerns. My only complaint is with a former nurse I saw for medical issues who didn't further investigate them and it got progressively worse. Luckily the current nurse practitioner diagnosed me correctly and have received the correct treatment.
Morgan Miller
2022-04-22
When I was looking for a gyno, Jeanette and Dr. Booth came highly recommended from family that see them and rightly so! Jeanette has the best bedside manner and takes the time to be thorough and understand the patient. When I had an issue outside of office hours, I was able to submit a question on the Follow My Health app and got a phone call in less than 30 minutes from the care team. They’re the best and I tell everyone about them!
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2022-04-15
I’ve been a patient at Women 1st for 16 years and cannot say enough about this practice. Every staff member is caring, friendly, and very good at what they do. The physicians & nurses are some of the best in the state of Kentucky, which is why I currently live in Georgetown and drive to Louisville to continue my care. Highly recommend Dr. Warren or Dr. Price!
Kailee Kaiser
2022-02-17
Jeannette Jaggers, APRN is GREAT! I drive a hour and a half just to see her! Makes you feel comfortable and truly cares about YOU! Very happy to have her as my OB/GYN.