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Doctor insights on: Sexual Pregnancy Cervical Dysplasia

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Can masturbating your cervix cause cervical cancer (or hpv)?

Can masturbating your cervix cause cervical cancer (or hpv)?

No: Sorry someone gave you such horrible information. Someone to say to you that a medically harmless activity like masturbation could cause cervical cancer is despicable. My suggestion is not to ask that person any more medical questions again. ...Read more

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Cervical conization risks while pregnant?

Cervical conization risks while pregnant?

Pregnancy: Miscarriage could occur if early in pregnancy. Preterm labor/delivery or cervical weakening could occur if later. Would advise discussing with a gyn oncologist and hi risk ob--if cancer risk is high that may outweigh pregnancy risks. ...Read more

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Can teenage sex or pregnancy lead to cervical cancer?

Can teenage sex or pregnancy lead to cervical cancer?

It might: Risk factors include: early age of onset of sexual activity, multiple partners, chlamydia infections, smoking, family history, des, poverty but the greatest risk is the human papilloma virus. The good news is that now vaccines exist against hpv and should be given before a girl becomes sexually active. Talk to your pediatrician or family doctor. ...Read more

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Performed one-time vaginal oral sex on HPV positive woman. She has history of abnormal pap (non cancer) with this HPV. My chances of HPV contraction?

Performed one-time vaginal oral sex on HPV positive woman. She has history of abnormal pap (non cancer) with this HPV.  My chances of HPV contraction?

Possible: There are various subtypes of the HPV virus and they can be transferred by oral sex. The probability depends on how active her disease is at present. If her diagnosis was well in the past and her recent paps are normal, there would be less chance. ...Read more

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Only one sexual partner and cervical dysplasia reoccured, what's wrong?

HPV is for life: Once you've met the strain of hpv that caused your dysplasia, you have it for life regardless of who you may or may not be with afterwards. I'm glad you've found love and also that your premalignant lesion was found (and i trust treated) in a timely way. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can cervical cancer be transmitted through intercourse?

Can cervical cancer be transmitted through intercourse?

No: But the virus that causes cervical cancer (hpv) is sexually transmitted. Things to remember: girls should get the hpv vaccine, women should get pap smears and hpv tests, and everybody should enjoy sex responsibly, please. ...Read more

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How risky is having sexual intercourse with someone whose ex-partner was diagnosed with HPV cervical cancer?

We don't know.: What you do know is that this new sexual partner has likely been exposed to hpv strains that are the high risk type. However, it is unlikely that you or anyone else for that matter will go through life having never been exposed to hpv. Hpv is extremely common and hpv vaccine, getting regular pap smears and follow up/treatment is the only way to truly prevent cervical cancer. ...Read more

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Is cervical polyp during pregnancy painful?

Is cervical polyp during pregnancy painful?

Rarely: I have never seen a cervical polyp cause pain, but i suppose there could be first time. It will probably come off during the delivery. ...Read more

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What is a woman's cervical cancer risk if someone with HPV donates sperm?

HPV is superficial,: In foreskin in uncircumcized or on glans and shaft, or perineum in male. Ejaculate likely has no or little hpv. In vitro fertilization could be an option...It is done for couples discordant with HIV at some centers. You and partner should visit and be counseled at a fertility clinic. The costs are high, and not covered by insurance. ...Read more

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Can cervical cancer without having sex?

Can cervical cancer without having sex?

It is possible: But te exception to the rule. Current belief is "most" cervix cancer caused by a sexually transmitted virus, hpv. However, there are cases with patient s that have never had sex. ...Read more

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Pregnacy safe after uterine artery embolization for cervical pregnancy?

Pregnacy safe after uterine artery embolization for cervical pregnancy?

Pregnancy and UAE: Many studies have described successfully and, presumably, healthy pregnancies carried to term after uterine artery embolization. You will need to consult with your ob/gyn regarding your particular circumstance, especially given your history of cervical pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can cervical position determine anything...Like pregnancy or ovulation?

Yes: It's a mechanical thing. If your cervix is tilted upwards when you are laying on your back, the sperm has a tougher time getting in. The reverse makes it easier. Find out what position your cx is in and position yourself accordingly. Want to get pregnant? Work with the position of your cervix. Good luck and have fun. ...Read more

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Had severe dysplasia (had leep) , now breakthough bleeding. Any connection with precancerous cells of the uterus and cervical dysplasia?

Had severe dysplasia (had leep) , now breakthough bleeding. Any connection with precancerous cells of the uterus and cervical dysplasia?

It is unlikely that: Your irregular bleeding is related to the leep or utrine cancer unless the leep was recently done and u r bleeding from there. Cervical cancer and uterine cancer are seperate phenomenon, though cervical cancer can extend into the uterus. Depending on age, uterine cancer is low on the list as a cause of the bleeding but see your doc if older than 35, may need endometrial biopsy just 2 b sure? ...Read more

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Is there fertile cervical mucus during period?

Is there fertile cervical mucus during period?

No: During your period you see the bleeding from sloughing off the uterine lining. You should not be fertile at this time or see cervical mucus. ...Read more

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How can pap smear be abnormal if no cervix? Does hyst remove risk from hpv?

How can pap smear be abnormal if no cervix? Does hyst remove risk from hpv?

Vaginal pap: The hpv virus has many subtypes. The transition zone of the cervix is where they are most active, but they can also act on the wall of the vagina. Vaginal dysplasia and cancer are more rare than cervical, but they still are screened for using a pap smear. ...Read more

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Can a person who is not sexually active get cervical dysplasia?

Can a person who is not sexually active get cervical dysplasia?

Not necessarily: Cervical dysplasia is a result of the hpv virus that is transmitted person-to-person through bodily fluids. Theoretically anything that results in sharing fluids can transmit this, not just intercourse. ...Read more

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Only one sexual partner and cervical dysplasia reoccured, what's wrong?

HPV is for life: Once you've met the strain of hpv that caused your dysplasia, you have it for life regardless of who you may or may not be with afterwards. I'm glad you've found love and also that your premalignant lesion was found (and i trust treated) in a timely way. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms of cervical dysplasia?

What are the main symptoms of cervical dysplasia?

Usually none: A pap smear is the way most dysplasias are found. Typically there are no symptoms. If one gets regular pap smears starting at age 21 and every 2-3 years thereafter, dysplasia should be caught early. Occasionally you may present with bleeding at weird times or after intercourse or have a watery discharge. This is more worrisome if one has neglected pap test. ...Read more

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What happens if cervical dysplasia is left untreated?

Nothing good: Cervical dysplasia is what is called a pre-cancerous condition; it's not cancer, but there is a risk that it will develop into cervical cancer. Managing it depends on the degree of the dysplasia, and it is really important that you continue to follow-up with your doctor to prevent it from progressing. The earlier you treat these lesions, the easier they are to control! ...Read more

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Can you be completely cured from acute cervical dysplasia?

Yes: You can be cured by watchful waiting if careful monitoring is practiced and your immune system is good enough. If the problem progresses, there are several simple surgical treatments which are effective. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: cervical dysplasia?

Abnormal cells: Abnormal looking cells of the cervix which may or may not be pre-malignant. ...Read more

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What are the causes of cervical dysplasia besides hpv?

Depends on multiple: Factors. Hpv accounts for about 80% of cervical cancers. Other risk factors for cancer and by extension for dysplasia are age at first intercourse, number of partners, smoking and genetic predisposition. ...Read more

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If I have cervical dysplasia, could it definitely progress to cancer?

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If I have cervical dysplasia, could it definitely progress to cancer?

Usually No: Most commonly the dysplasia will resolve on ts own, not, in fact, progress to cancer. The greater the level of dysplasia (graded i, ii, or iii) the more likely it will progress but even the most advanced dysplasia may not become cancer. Not smoking and taking Folic Acid regularly may help your body to eradicate the dysplasia naturally. But don't avoid seeing the doctor! ...Read more

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How could my doctor diagnose cervical dysplasia?

Pap smear and biopsy: The pap smear is a good screen to suggest that atypical cells or dysplastic cells are present. Because the pap is performed blindly, it doesn't always show the worst cells. The most exact way to diagnose dysplasia is by doing a colposcopy (looking at the cervix with a microscope after treating with a vinegar solution) and then doing a small biopsy of the abnormal areas. ...Read more

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I had a miscarriage. Could it be due to cervical dysplasia?

Not likely: Most women with cervical dysplasia will carry their babies to term. There is little evidence that is will cause a miscarriage. Dsyplasia is usually managed expectantly during pregnancy meaning that colposcopy is performed and biopsy if indicated, and treatment may be indicated after the delivery. ...Read more

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Can mild cervical dysplasia come back as cancer when they do a biopsy?

Can mild cervical dysplasia come back as cancer when they do a biopsy?

Well...,: The goal of doing a cervical biopsy is to rule out cancer. Anytime an abnormal pap leads to a biopsy there is a risk of finding cancer. In fact that is the whole point of doing the biopsy --diagnosis of and prevention of cervical cancer. That being said in the overwhelming majority of cases we do not find cancer. ...Read more

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Question about cervical dysplasia and birth control. What are choices?

Question about cervical dysplasia and birth control. What are choices?

Depends: Cervcial dysplasia , u can use most forms of birth control, if u do not want any more kids u can get an in offcie adiana or essure tubal like I do on my pts, takes 5 minutes easy u are awake. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative non-surgical treatments for a mild cervical dysplasia?

Are there any alternative non-surgical treatments for a mild cervical dysplasia?

Yes: An very acceptable non-surgical treatment of mild dysplasia is watchful waiting since most mild dysplasia will go away on its own. Discontinuation of smoking and birth control pills could also help. There is some possibility that anti-oxidants, like vitamin c and vitamin a, may be useful as well, but i would recommend moderation in use of supplements since high doses may have side effects. ...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 have clear/white fleshy looking floaties in my urine. Almost daily. I am female, 35. I have mild CIN 1 cervical dysplasia. ?

I have clear/white fleshy looking floaties in my urine. Almost daily. I am female, 35. I have mild CIN 1 cervical dysplasia. ?

Epithelial cells: commonly from the BLADDER are what you may be referring to! A simple URINALYSIS would be helpful! Talk with your Primary Care Provider and/or Gynecologist! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Cervical Dysplasia (Definition)

Also known as cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, cervical dysplasia is a precancerous disease where abnormal mutant cells penetrate the surface lining of the cervix and the endocerical canal, which is the opening between the ...Read more


Cervical (Definition)

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