A 33-year-old member asked:
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how is a cold cone biopsy of cervix done?

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Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scalpel: The doctor uses a scalpel and/or scissors to remove a cone shaped portion of the cervix. He/she may place stitches to prevent bleeding.
Answered on Nov 5, 2014
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