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cervical cancer after leep procedure

A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly, yes: Restriction of the endocervical canal is a research documented cause of Endometriosis by causing retrograde menstruation.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not likely: A normal cervix also has a small opening and LEEP procedure should not predispose you to endometriosis. Please do follow your doctor's instructions fo ... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably not: Cervical cancer is rare at your age (23), and LEEP was intended to remove dysplastic pre-cancer tissue, so whatever low risk there was probably is now ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not Necessarily: Your leep was probably done for cervical dysplasia (high grade sil). Hpv predisposes you to have recurrent disease and simply put, you benefit from c ... Read More
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Dr. John Geisler
27 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Cervical dysplasia: The key to not getting cervical cancer is prevention and follow up. Keep up to date on your paps and follow the guidelines that your gynecologists sug ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Severe Dysplasia: Linda the reason they took the tissue out is it had the chance of turning into cancer, I'm almost positive that they wanted you to come back in 6 mon ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Cervical cancer: She is absolutely right. The cervix is part of the uterus. She is trying to save your life!
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
??????: Your ? Makes no sense, if your mother had cervical cancer most likely she had either a cervical cone if it had not spread or a hysterectomy, if she ha ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
27 years experience General Surgery
Usually HPV: The human papilloma virus is responsible for almost all cervical cancer. That's why all young women should have the hpv vaccine, it prevents this can ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: Chemotherapy will, however.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Kaplan
Dr. Ed Kaplan answered
39 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Depends: Early detection is curable and that's why pap smears are so important. The ability to spread depends on a number of features- is it poorly differen ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
35 years experience Medical Oncology
Not enough...: ..That will fit in 400 characters. Look for info at the american cancer society (cancer.Org) and the national cancer institute (cancer.Gov) websites.

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