A 40-year-old member asked:
what is cauterization of the cervix?
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Dr. Darrin Cunningham answered
30 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 superficial cells of the cervix hopefully destroying the precancerous cells.
Answered on Jan 29, 2017
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