I have my 12 week OB appt next week. I am wondering if they will want to do a pap smear and if anyone has heard of any risks to having pap smear done during pregnancy? Would it be better to do it at 12 weeks or later in pregnancy or after I deliver? Thanks!
Hey when I was pregnant with me DS My first appt. I was around 12-13 weeks and I had a pap there was no problems at all.. my son is now 13 mo. old and I am TTC #2.. I dont think you have anything to worry about.. I think that if it was unsafe during pregnancy they wouldnt do it in the first place. I think you'll be ok.. Good Luck
I had a pap with both kids--my doctor did it right away to determine if things were normal--discovered both times I was a carrier of the Strep B-so they knew right away at delivery I needed antibiotics in my IV for delivery. Very Routine--I don't think they scrape as hard when you are pg.
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