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Can you have sex after cervical laser surgery?

Can you have sex after cervical laser surgery?

Not for about 2 week: You should avoid intercourse, tampons or douching for about 2 weeks. Usually that is the time of a post operative visit, at which time your doctor can examine the cervix to see if it has healed sufficiently to resume intercourse. Having intercourse too soon after surgery can increase your risk of infection or bleeding. ...Read more

Sexual Intercourse (Definition)

Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more


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Had laser surgery to treat CN2 abnormal cells in my cervix on june 1. My dr said I should wait 3 months b4 incourse. Sept 1. was drunk hd sex aug 1 ok?

Had laser surgery to treat CN2 abnormal cells in my cervix on june 1. My dr said I should wait 3 months b4 incourse. Sept 1. was drunk hd sex aug 1 ok?

Yes: You're probably fine. Of course, not following your doctor's instructions could put you at increased risk for infection. Along these lines, you should continue to monitor for foul smelling discharge, itching, pain that is not improving, etc... Since your doctor is the person that is best suited to advise you in such matters; it is imperative to follow their advice. ...Read more

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I had co2 laser surgery on my cervix two days ago and I had sex with my boyfriend and I forgot. What is going to happen now?

I had co2 laser surgery on my cervix two days ago and I had sex with my boyfriend and I forgot. What is going to happen now?

"Forgot" 2 days ago?: How can you forget an invasive major procedure on your cervix which produces a watery sometimes foul smelling discharge for several days? Intense libido urges have to be tempered by a mature adult approach to risk. Your risk is a possible cervical infection, bleeding and delayed healing. ...Read more

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I had cervical dysplasia, laser surgery more than 25 years ago. Intact overies, uterus. 69 y.O. Do I need pap tests, pelvic exams now? How often?

I had cervical dysplasia, laser surgery more than 25 years ago. Intact overies, uterus. 69 y.O. Do I need pap tests, pelvic exams now? How often?

You can stop: Current acog and asccp guidelines recommend repeating pap smears yearly for the first 20 years for people that have been treated for moderate to severe cervical dysplasia. After that one should go to every 3 years if they have been normal and usually by age 70 pap smears are no longer needed. You should continue to have yearly exams and a pap smear if something looks abnormal thereafter. ...Read more

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I would like Homeopathy & herbal advice for cervical dysplasia CIN1 after laser surgery in nov2014. .. Abnormal moderate pap results for the 2nd time?

I would like Homeopathy & herbal advice for cervical dysplasia CIN1 after laser surgery in nov2014. .. Abnormal moderate pap results for the 2nd time?

See below:: Nutritional supplements and herbs can be very helpful. For an excellent review see http://www. Naturopathic. Org/article_content. Asp? Article=788
Homeopathy can help; I advise you consult a professional homeopath for individualized treatment to learn which of hundreds of remedies is best for you- see http://tinyurl. Com/lw2suls
I advise an organic nutritarian diet. See http://tinyurl. Com/k3xdt3z ...Read more

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Ttc with cervical dysplasia laser surgery. What are my chances of getting pregnant?

Ttc with cervical dysplasia laser surgery. What are my chances of getting pregnant?

Laser has small impa: Laser conization for dysplasia is rarely associated with fertility problems. Politely if 47 years is your correct age your chances of getting pregnant are near zero; suggest see a specialist ASAP to consider options. Best wishes. ...Read more

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My female partner had genital warts, but got it removed by laser surgery. Is it okay to provide oral sex?

My female partner had genital warts, but got it removed by laser surgery. Is it okay to provide oral sex?

When eradicated: Warts are caused by hpv virus, are contagious till completely eliminated., in female when untreated will cause carcinoma of cervix. It is not too late to get quadrivalent vaccine, has to see her doctor. ...Read more

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How long do I have to wait to have sex after laser surgery for a retinal tear (almost 3 weeks ago) and a vitreous hemorrhage which has cleared?

How long do I have to wait to have sex after laser surgery for a retinal tear (almost 3 weeks ago) and a vitreous hemorrhage which has cleared?

A good? To ask: Ask your treating eye physician when it's safe, only he or she would know how stable your treatment is, or how serious your retinal integrity is. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is laser surgery good for vitiligo?

Is laser surgery good for vitiligo?

UVB laser: Lasers with uvb wavelength such as excimer xtrac (photomedex) or relume can help with vitiligo. ...Read more

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Is laser surgery painful in the face?

Is laser surgery painful in the face?

Can be: Much depends on exactly what type of laser surgery is being performed and exactly what the aftercare is. For example, patients who are undergoing co2 laser surgery may have significant discomfort if the areas are left uncovered; this discomfort can be decreased if the treated areas are covered and away from contact with air. Your physician will be able to provide you with more precise answers. ...Read more

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What prostate reduction laser surgery?

What prostate reduction laser surgery?

A procedure.: Holep and greenlight pvp are examples of laser technologies used in the treatment of benign prostatic enlargement. When the prostate enlarges to the point of causing intractable symptoms or complications, removal of tissue can be performed in several ways, including laser surgery. Lasers are used to remove excess tissue. Some advantages are potentially less bleeding than the traditional turp. ...Read more

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Is spinal laser surgery effective and safe?

Is spinal laser surgery effective and safe?

Not fully accepted: Laser spine surgery is an attractive option to patients who fear conventional spine surgery. But there is something to say when there are only a few centers in the country that perform this procedure. With any procedure, educate yourself and proceed with caution. Traditional spine surgery has its risks, but what surgical procedure doesn't? ...Read more

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How well does laser surgery for glaucoma work?

How well does laser surgery for glaucoma work?

Better drainage: Intraocular pressure results from the aqueous fluid being prodeuced in the eye and being drained out of the eye. Just as a sink can back up from poor drainage, so can the eye fluid, however, with no place to go the pressure increases. Glaucoma laser treatment (ALT/SLT) helps the fluid drain better, reducing pressure. ...Read more

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Is laser surgery effective in treating glaucoma?

Is laser surgery effective in treating glaucoma?

Yes: Yes it works well in many glaucoma patients. There is four laser treatments that are used for glaucoma. Slt and alt used to lower the pressure by increasing the outflow drainage, ciliary body ablation will decrease the ciliary body which produces the fluid inside the eye (and treatment slows the production, lowering the pressure). Laser peripheral iridotomy prevents of treats angle closure. ...Read more

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Does laser surgery kill abnormal cells completely?

Does laser surgery kill abnormal cells completely?

Need more specifics: Laser surgery can be used for any number of health problems. It would be helpful to know what condition you are referring to. Thanks! ...Read more

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How effective is laser surgery for treating glaucoma?

How effective is laser surgery for treating glaucoma?

Effective: There are several types of laser surgery for glaucoma. The most popular is selective laser trabeculoplasty or SLT. This treatment is about as effective as the first-line drops for glaucoma. Generally, it is not used unless drops are not effective or are not tolerated. Generally, SLT is safe and effective about 85% of the time. ...Read more

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Will alcohol slow down recovery on oral laser surgery?

Will alcohol slow down recovery on oral laser surgery?

It will: No alcohol for 48 hours, as it could delay the healing process. If you are taken antibiotics or analgesics to decrease the risk of infection and reduce pain, avoid alcohol intake.
Rec.: consult with your surgeon for more information. ...Read more

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How to remove stretchmarks? Can laser surgery erase it?

How to remove stretchmarks? Can laser surgery erase it?

Presently: The lasers we have now will only give 50 to 75% improvement. See dermatologist or plastic surgeon who does this for consultation. ...Read more

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What are the differences between TURP and laser surgery?

What are the differences between TURP and laser surgery?

TURP vs laser TUVP: Main differences occur with the surgeon's experience. Both procedures (mandated by insurers) must be scheduled/performed on an "outpt" basis, and may leave you with a Foley catheter for ~ 1 week. Reports suggest longer post-operative discomfort following laser tuvp. Also, no tissue is typically obtained for review with a laser procedure, unless the surgeon is performing a laser "resection.". ...Read more

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What is the difference between yag and other laser surgery?

What is the difference between yag and other laser surgery?

Target: Nd:yag is a type of laser that targets primarily water. It is excellent for larger veins and can also be used for laser hair removal, skin tightening, acne and tattoos (when q-switched). Erbium:yag also primarily targets water but it vaporizes the skin and is used for laser skin resurfacing. Essentially it is the wavelength of light the laser produces that determines what it will work on. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to how effective is laser surgery for glaucoma?

I'm curious as to how effective is laser surgery for glaucoma?

80%: This produces the desired pressure lowering in about 4/5 patients, and produces some pressure lowering in nearly all. ...Read more

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What is the cost of Minimally Invasive Laser Surgery in india?

What is the cost of Minimally Invasive Laser Surgery in india?

Ask the surgeon: You need to ask the surgeon (or his/her office). Costs will vary according to the procedure and the locale where it is done ...Read more

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Can children have their refractive errors corrected with laser surgery?

Can children have their refractive errors corrected with laser surgery?

Not standard: However there are peds ophtho who will do lasik on children to prevent amblyopia (help anisometropia). < age 18 is considered off label use. ...Read more

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What are the chances of success of laser surgery for vision correction?

What are the chances of success of laser surgery for vision correction?

Excellent: Candidates for laser vision correction have an excellent (90% or better) chance of success. It is one of the most successful surgeries invented by mankind. ...Read more

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If you get blind and you can't see can you get fixed with a laser surgery?

If you get blind and you can't see can you get fixed with a laser surgery?

Depends on: What is causing the blindness. Most causes are not fixable with the laser. ...Read more

Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more


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