Pap smear and cervical cancer

Patient

Q: I had an abnormal Pap smear and tested positive for HPV. I did not have my follow up Pap smear until today (almost 2 years later). I have not yet received any results, but was told that my cervix looks unusual. What is my risk of cervical cancer?

Symptoms:  Bleeding during and after sexual intercourse
Cramping - also suffer from endometriosis and vaginitis
Doctor

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