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Leep Recovery

When treated with a leep, recovery usually takes a few days, and may be aggravated by vaginitis, if present; cryotherapy would have the same effect. This procedure cures successfully cervical dysplasia of mild, moderate and severe forms. The diagnosis is usually made by a Pap smear test, which indicates the presence of abnormal cells on the surface of the cervix, and colposcopy, which locates the problem. When treated with a leep, recovery usually takes a few days, and may be aggravated by vaginitis, if present; cryotherapy would have the same effect.

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Leep Recovery

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Vaginitis, Cryotherapy

During the procedure a thin wire loop carrying an electrical current cuts away the affected cells by rapidly heating them. Possible complications include light bleeding, pain, itching, discharge and discomfort for several days. The ability to give birth isnít affected. When treated with a leep, recovery usually takes a few days, and may be aggravated by vaginitis, if present; cryotherapy would have the same effect.

Other Topics: High Risk HPV, HPV in Man, Vaginal HPV Infection, HPV Testing, HPV Positive, Human Papillomavirus HPV, Cervical Cancer and Human Papilloma Virus, Recurrence of Cervical Dysplasia, Pap Smear, Genital Wart Pictures

Dr. Joe Glickman, Jr., M.D.

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