this. I had a doctor insist on a colposcopy after 2 ASCUS paps in 2 years - normal results. I then moved to a new city and started seeing a gyn who was the top doc at her hospital...(more)10-3-2012 3:00pm
and she said that was overly aggressive - she would have watched and waited. I've been fine for 15 years (the first few years I had to do 2x year paps but that was it) - it cleared itself.
What pissed me off about the first doctor (in NYC) was that she never explained exactly why she was doing the colposcopy (this was a few years before HPV was commonly...(more)10-3-2012 4:08pm
discussed/tested for). I was young and basically assumed I had cancer. The second doc sat me down and explained exactly what was going on, why a colposcopy had been premature in my case, and what she was going to do for follow up.