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If you have high-grade cervical dysplasia, does that mean that you have cancer cells?

If you have high-grade cervical dysplasia, does that mean that you have cancer cells?

No: A high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (hsil) on pap smear typically equates to moderate to severe squamous dysplasia on cervical biopsy, a precursor to invasive cancer with high-grade lesions being more likely to progress (as opposed to low-grade lesions). Areas of high-grade dysplasia are typically surgically excised so that the chance of progression to invasive cancer is minimized. ...Read more

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If you have high-grade cervical dysplasia, do you have cancer cells?

Not likely: High grade dysplasia is pre-cancerous, but patients with high grade dysplasia are susceptible to developing cancer. Because of the very high risk of developing cancer in association with high grade dysplasia, most patients are treated by a procedure called leep/cone. However, the treatment process is a collaboration between the patient and gyn, and you could request a second pathology review. ...Read more

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I have high grade cervical dysplasia. I already had a leep procedure done, it went away, and came back. How will a second leep effect me?

I have high grade cervical dysplasia. I already had a leep procedure done, it went away, and came back. How will a second leep effect me?

What did your doc sa: It depends obviously if the doc can get it all out with clean margins, if they can then you will need to be followed, assuming you want to preserve your fertilty, if u do not want to preserve your fertily u can get a robotic hysterectomy, and if you were my pt since u have recurrent dysplasia i would refer you to a gyn cancer surgeon as that doc will be better trained than a regular gyn for you. ...Read more

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What happens when the cervical dysplasia is gone but the high risk HPV types are still present?

What happens when the cervical dysplasia is gone but the high risk HPV types are still present?

Recurrence: Even with proper treatment of cervical dysplasia, the fact that this is caused by a viral infection gives a 30% recurrence rate for cervical dysplasia. The high risk hpv types may always be present. ...Read more

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What are the chances of a woman with high risk HPV cervical dysplasia history transmitting it to the male by oral sex.

What are the chances of a woman with high risk HPV cervical dysplasia history transmitting it to the male by oral sex.

See answer: Sexual contact, including oral sex and deep kissing, can transmit hpv from one person to another. The likelihood of contracting oral hpv is directly associated with number of sexual partners a person has had. Condom use, even for oral sex is a prevention. ...Read more

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Can man who does not have HPV get it by a woman who has a history of high risk HPV cervical dysplasia by her giving him just oral sex.

Can man who does not have HPV get it by a woman who has a history of high risk HPV cervical dysplasia by her giving him just oral sex.

You have HPV: I am sorry but you have hpv. All adults should consider they were exposed by the time they were 26 years old. How could you possibly say you do not have hpv? I have never heard anyone who is that uneducated? ...Read more

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Is cryotherapy effective for severe cervical dysplasia?

Is cryotherapy effective for severe cervical dysplasia?

NO CRYOTHERAPY : Cryotherapy should not be done for severe dysphasia. The disease needs to be removed with clean margins and proper follow up care. ...Read more

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I've been diagnosed with severe cervical dysplasia. Will I be able to have sex again?

I've been diagnosed with severe cervical dysplasia. Will I be able to have sex again?

Certainly: Your doctor will probably want to do a procedure such as removing or freezing a portion of the cervix, and they will tell you at that point when you can resume sexual activity. ...Read more

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I was told today I have severe cervical dysplasia. Which treatment choice is better hysterectomy or leep?

I was told today I have severe cervical dysplasia. Which treatment choice is better hysterectomy or leep?

Depends: A leep is much less invasive and usually an effective treatment. It can be performed in the office with local anesthesia. A hysterectomy can also be performed and may make more sense in certain circumstances. If you have other medical issues that could be addressed by having a hysterectomy and you are finished with childbearing then a hysterectomy could be a better choice. ...Read more

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Cervical Dysplasia (Definition)

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