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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please clarify : The question is unclear. Please restate and clarify what you are asking.

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need more info: When women have miscarriages, they often have d&cs afterward. Cauterization implies heat... Like an endometrial ablation (something your wife is too ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dysplasia: or pre cancerous cells of the cervix found by Pap smear can be treated with electrocautery. Electrical arcing causes heat which destroys the superfic ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hpv treatment: some people who have changes in the cervix because of HPV will be offered what is called a loop electrical excision procedure, or LEEP, which is when ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Holder
56 years experience Cardiology
Cardiac : Cardiac catheterization results in radiation exposure and a small risk so this is generally not done every year or even frequently as long as the info ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Heat treatment: Cauterization is the term for the use of a device which uses heat to treat tissues, most commonly at surgery to diminish bleeding but also externally ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
CAUTERIZATION: A procedure to eliminate chronic cervicitis and possibly ca in situ done by gyne md.
A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Clarify please: Please advise what part of your body was cauterized. Can re-ask with clarification.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Combination: Usually narcotics are given (tylenol (acetaminophen) with codiene, vicodin, percocets, etc). Take these as recommended but remember you can also take ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
33 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not bad: It dependson what is needed. If the area on the septum is small, without a real "juicy" blood vessel, i spray the nose with Lidocaine and afrin, (oxy ... Read More
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