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Laser Cautery Of The Cervix
Can the cervix grow back/go back to full strength after a laser cone removal of CIN grade 2 moderate abnormal cell changes procedure? Thx
Conization: The risk of preterm delivery is increased after a laser conization. You may interpret the fact that not a l l women after a laser conization experience preterm deliveries as an indication that in these cases the cervix grew back to full strength. There is no test available that would tell in advance if the cervix regained full strength. ...Read more
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
Yes: While cancer of the cervix is best handled by a cone resection which allows proper evaluation of depth of in-situ penetration into the basement membrane, much of the endocervical area can be removed by laser but would require close re evaluation to make sure recurrent disease doesn appear. ...Read more
How long does it take for the cervix to heal (approx.) post laser surgery to remove CIN1? When can I go back to swimming, gym & intercourse? Thnx
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
Will period affect & postpone the cervix healing process?? Did laser to rice CIN1 on Feb 15th. I've been discharging previously. Got lesser in time.
Could laser ablation of the cervix cause toxic shock syndrome? Would a sunburn like rash on the hips be indicative of tss?
Possible?: It's theoretically possible but i haven't heard of any such cases and wasn't able to find any case reports. A flat rash on some part of the body can be seen with tss but it's not common. If you're not feeling well and suspect you may have tss, it's best to go to an emergency room immediately. ...Read more