A 34-year-old member asked:
what is a cervical conization?
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Dr. Leto Quarles answered
22 years experience Family Medicine
Remove precancerous: Cervical conization is a surgery to remove a section of the cervix when there are pre-cancerous cells. This can usually be done in the office, and recovery is not too uncomfortable. Extra repeat pap smears should still be done to make sure all pre-cancerous cells are gone and don't return. Can still have kids after, but cervix can be weak or scarred, so will need special attention when pregnant.
Answered on Jan 12, 2014
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