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What Is Leep

Questions such as "What is LEEP?" are often asked when symptoms like vaginal discharge and genital warts are involved requiring a leep or cone biopsy. This is loop electrosurgical excision procedure, which is recommended by the doctor if he has determined that there is a disorder of the uterine cervix. This is a change in the surface cells of the cervix, which can be dangerous. Questions such as "What is LEEP?" are often asked when symptoms like vaginal discharge and genital warts are involved requiring a leep or cone biopsy.

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What Is Leep

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Vaginal Discharge, Cone Biopsy

The procedure is used for treating cervical dysplasia. A special wire loop and low-energy current are used to remove abnormal tissue from the cervix. The procedure itself will take 10 to 30 minutes. The operation is effective and quite simple. Questions such as "What is LEEP?" are often asked when symptoms like vaginal discharge and genital warts are involved requiring a leep or cone biopsy.

Other Topics: HPV, HPV Picture Symptom Wart, HPV Virus, Cancer from HPV Risk, Low Risk HPV, Human Papillomavirus Infection, Human Papillomavirus HPV Infection, Cervical Dysplasia, Pap Smear, Genital Wart Remover

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

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