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By the way, doctor: My Pap tests show insufficient cells. What does that mean?

Q. For two years in a row, the lab that handles my Pap smears has reported "insufficient cell count." My doctor says it's nothing to worry about, but my health insurance company considers these "abnormal" Paps and has put me in a higher-risk category because of it. Should I be concerned? …

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