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What Is The Difference Between Cryosurgery And Cone Biopsy
Great: With cryosurgery, the affected area is frozen, which destroys the tissue. How deep this goes depends on the length of the freeze, although there is a limit to that due to the warming effect of the circulation. A cone biopsy, now done by loop excision, removes the affected tissue in pieces. It has an advantage in that the margins can be examined by the pathologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Biopsy is tissue removed by needle or cutting to remove part of a body part. It is usually a small amount of material that is processed by a pathologist. Most of the time it is stained and looked at through a microscope to arrive at a diagnosis. Special processes are done for some tissues or problems. The purpose is to tell what the problem is (diagnosis). ...Read more
Hpv treatment hello I have been told by my doctor that I am HPV positive and have CIN 2 and need treatment. He said either cone biopsy using the leep method or cryotherapy. I am really scared bc I am 32 years old and never had a baby. I am a student that
I had a cone biopsy & d&c 5 months ago. I thought i was pregnant, and now I am bleeding very heavy.
A piece of cervix: If you have to have a cone biopsy, it is usually done by the leep method and usually in the office.Rarely it is done in the hospital. I do 99% of mine in office. A piece of cervix is removed and sent to the pathology doctor so he can see whether you just have pre cancer or cancer rarley it is done with a knife and sttiches. In most cases the problem is removed, but you will need more monitoring. ...Read more
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Big biopsy of cervix: While the patient is under anesthesia (asleep) the doctor cuts out a small (outside) cone shaped portion of the cervix that has abnormal/ pre cancerous or cancerous skin and deeper tissue . It can treat cervical dysplasia ( pre cancer of the cervix) or diagnose cervical cancer. It is rarely enough to treat cervical cancer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do if I have had very foul odor for seven days after the cold knife cone biopsy does that mean infection?
Day 15 3 day bleeding. Prior cin3+cone biopsy (1995) all clear since. What questions & tests should I request to ensure thorough check at gynae app?
A cone biopsy is a larger form of a cervical biopsy that often removes a cone-shaped piece of tissue from the cervix. Many times it removes tissue that is high in the cervical canal as well as tissue that is on the surface of the cervix. It will often include tissue that your health ...Read more
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