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Can laser ablation cause extra scar tissue in the womb?
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: What type of laser?
I assume you mean a laser ablation of the cervix? If so, yes, this can cause scar tissue on the womb but may be an effective therapy for cervical pathology.

In brief: What type of laser?
I assume you mean a laser ablation of the cervix? If so, yes, this can cause scar tissue on the womb but may be an effective therapy for cervical pathology.
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Any type of ablation in the uterus essentially burns the inner lining of the uterus, and this is a type of scar. An embryo cannot implant properly on the burned area and can lead to a very high risk pregnancy.

In brief: Yes
Any type of ablation in the uterus essentially burns the inner lining of the uterus, and this is a type of scar. An embryo cannot implant properly on the burned area and can lead to a very high risk pregnancy.
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