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Hi, I finished my period 5 days ago and have a watery brown thick discharge, what could this be? I'm 5 months post LEEP for CIN 3 cells. Thankyou
?: Possibly normal. If persistant see your doc. ...Read more
This is a procedure done to remove a part of the cervix that is abnormal. Pts have leeps once they have had an abnormal pap smear and further evaluation warranted a leep to remove tissue off the cervix. This is both a diagnostic and therapeutic procedure. Its cuts the bad part out and it helps heal whatever other tissue is affected by ...Read more
Heavy watery bleeding abdominal and back pain started 2wks post leep. At 1wk f/u dr couldn't find IUD string. Is the bleeding normal?
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Surgical site pain 12 days post leep, ranging from dull to severe. Abdominal ache and tenderness, intermittent strong flank pain and headache ?
Should i be worried about deep thrust pain during sex? About 6 years ago i had pre canerous cells on my cervix. I have had 2 biopsy and then a leep done 5 years ago. Shorty before i had my leep i tested postive of hvp. Since then I have had 2 babies an
I : I am sorry that you have been having this discomfort. With your history, I am glad you are having it checked out, but it will most likely be fine. I am glad you are getting your pap rechecked because of your history however. Having a complete examination will put your mind at rest. ...Read more
1 year ago had post coital bleed (pcb). Dr. Did a leep, ecc, and d and c. All neg., no HPV or STDs found with paps. Now I have that pcb again- cancer?
Easy to recover from: A leep procedure is typically done in an office setting under local anesthesia. Placed properly, the local anesthetic makes this a completely painless procedure. There is not usually any pain even after the "numbing" medicine has worn off. None of the patients i've treated in 22 years of practice have ever required prescription strength pain medicine. Ibuprofen or Naproxen is all that's needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No down time: There is no real recovery time needed for a leep. If done in the office under local, you may resume all normal activities except you need to be at pelvic rest for up to 2 weeks. (no vaginal sex, no tampons). If done in the or with a general anesthetic, you need to wait until the anesthetic has worn off, usually 24-48 hours. Call your doc if you have heavy bleeding that's not your menstrual cycle. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Knowledge is Power: Educate your self about your condition and your treatment options. Find out the risks involved with having the surgery vice not having the surgery. Write down your questions before you see your physician. Let the medical team know about your concerns. ...Read more
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