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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

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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. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Okay if: Masturbation should be okay as long as you don't put fingers or sex toys in your vagina. Bleeding and cramping is normal after LEEP. You should avoid ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roseff
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Rarely: It has the potential to affect the mucous producing glands in the cervix, but it's uncommon. Also discuss the possibility of an increased risk for pre ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Easily: Loop electrical excision procedure (leep) is easily done in the office with a local block (i use 1% Lidocaine with epinephrine) and most patients note ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please ask your doc: Who did the leep he or she may or may not say that is ok.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Less than a period: Mild spotting or bleeding like a light period might be normal. Bleeding with clots or as much or more than a period would not likely be normal, and yo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
After MD checkup: Check with the md before resuming exercise post leep procedure.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Betts
32 years experience Neurosurgery
LEEP: The purpose is to remove abnormal cells. There is no guarantee that all of the abnormal cells are removed or that they will not recurr. The purpose ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Murdock
52 years experience Radiation Oncology
Usually.: If you continue with the same life style (# of sexual partners, infections in the vagina) you could get the same problem. Follow up exams and pap smea ... Read More

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