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Alternative Treatments For Cervical Erosion
Bleeding: Yes light bleeding is acceptableGet a more detailed answer ›
Is the laser procedure to remove cervical erosion painful (during the procedure itself and afterwards during intercourse)?
No: The surface of the cervix can be numb by spray or injection. This makes the procedure painless. Discomfort after is usually minimal. It does however depend on how much material is removed. Hope this helps. Best of luck ...Read more
Please can I have info on cervical erosion. I never got any kind if treatment when I was told I have it. Confused? Is there a way to heal it on my own
Outdated term: In the us, this term isn't used, as it doesn't have a specific definition or cause. In other parts of the world, it's been used to describe a red appearance of the cervix, which may be caused by infection, stds, or may be normal. See a gyno now, and ask if there's any abnormal appearance, and get tested for stds if needed. Then use condoms in the future if you may be at risk for stds. ...Read more
Obgyn evaluation: I think you are asking if you can still have an IUD inserted. If that is your question then yes you can. The bigger question is what is meant by a cervical erosion. That should be evaluated by an Obgyn ...Read more
Yes: Cervical erosion can be from infection and from taking birth control pills. ...Read more
Cervical erosion caused spotting for 3 days. Spotting subsided but how long does it take to heal normally? When doed the spotting completely stop?
Probably about: 2weeks or so. Good luck.Get a more detailed answer ›
See an OB/GYN: That depends upon the cause of the erosion, and the best person to determine future course of therapy is the doctor who examined you. This cannot be determined over the internet and mandates an extensive knowledge of your history, exam findings and labs. Good luck. ...Read more
My girlfriend is having intermittent moderate pain around the cervix two weeks after cervical erosion cauterisation. What may cause this?
That's not outside: Of what would be expected with normal healing, although it's often difficult to interpret where pain in the vagina/cervix/uterus is actually coming from. Nothing should have been inserted into the vagina up to this point. I think it would be safe to just watch and wait another week or so; contact her doctor if she is concerned in the meantime, especially if discharge or bleeding. Best wishes:) ...Read more
If I take loestrin 20 continuously for years with no break for months at a time due to cervical erosion and extreme pain is this bad for me?
One week: If the silver nitrate treatment is not disturbed by tampons or intercourse. ...Read more
Hi my doctor told me that I have cervical erosion how dangerous is that? And he did byopsy because I have low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion
Glad you're treated: Erosions are curiosities and variants of normal anatomy, not a cause for concern. However, even a low-grade cervical intraepithelial lesion needs to be followed closely. I'm glad you are getting good care. ...Read more
I had a silver nitrate treatment for a cervical erosion last Wednesday, I have had very watery discharge since then. Is this normal? It soaked my und
Normal: Cervical irritation causes the cervix to generate a watery discharge. Sometimes it has a bad odor or a black color from the silver nitrate. Its normal. ...Read more
I had silver nitrate treatment for a returning cervical erosion yesterday. How soon can I have sex (to check if it worked this time)?
Depends: This answer depends on the size of the area treated. Unfortunately the only person who will not the extent of the treatment is your doctor. ...Read more
Colp & heat treatment for cervical erosion 1 wk ago. Lots of yellow discharge since & last 2 days brown / red spotting. Cycle day 16.Is this normal?
Can be normal: This can be the normal process after treatment as the cervix goes through stages of healing. Important to adhere to post-procedure instructions, especially if temporary abstinence is recommended. If having other symptoms like fevers/significant pelvic pain/discomfort, changes in odor, these could be some reasons to see a doc to get evaluated. ...Read more
Can changing to the generic brand of Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) from Alysena cause cervical erosion? Having post coital bleeding. Normal pap results.
None: None that I know of.Get a more detailed answer ›
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