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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Sure, why not?: Unless your doctor said otherwise, you could have safely taken a bath (even a long one!) an hour after the LEEP. You certainly can do it now. But if i ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: enjoy it
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Contact your GYN: While some discharge may be present for up to 4 weeks after a LEEP procedure, we really expect bleeding to stop by the 2 week mark. Most would allow ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Nothing: healing begins within 48 hour and usually completed in 1 week.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Lin
Dr. Jeff Lin answered
13 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Depends on several: parameters - is this being done in office or surgery center/OR with anesthesia, is there local anesthesia (paracervical block or otherwise), will the ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hugo Ribot
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Easy to recover from: A leep procedure is typically done in an office setting under local anesthesia. Placed properly, the local anesthetic makes this a completely painles ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
6 weeks: A LEEP will have completely healed off after about 6 weeks. After that time period it would be safe to connive.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carrie Champine
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Its ok: LEEPs are tolerated very well in the office. Your doctor will use a speculum just as they did with the pap smear. They will clean and numb the cervi ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
LSIL?: This suggests your pap smear showed mild dysplasia, also called LSIL (low grade squamous intra-epithelial lesion) -- or, if you have had a biopsy, CIN ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Though HPV subtypes 16 & 18 are highly associated with cervical cancer, all what you can do is following the recommended PAP smear and vaginal ins ... Read More
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