A human papillomavirus DNA detection test is done to check for a high-risk HPV infection in women. HPV test results are generally available in 1 to 2 weeks.Human papillomavirus (HPV)
- Normal: High-risk HPV is not found.
- Abnormal: High-risk HPV is found. If high-risk HPV is found, you may have a higher chance of having precancerous cervical cell changes. Further testing, including repeat Pap or HPV tests, colposcopy, or cervical biopsy, may be recommended by your doctor, depending on your medical history and the results of this test.
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