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Will I have to get poked with a needle when I get a cryosurgery?
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Dr. Mitchell Schuster
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology
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In brief: No
Typically cryosurgery of the cervix is done without any local anesthetic because the freezing of the cervix actually numbs the cervix and minimizes the discomfort.
You usually will experience a little cramping like a menstrual cycle and premedication with Ibuprofen can help with this.

In brief: No
Typically cryosurgery of the cervix is done without any local anesthetic because the freezing of the cervix actually numbs the cervix and minimizes the discomfort.
You usually will experience a little cramping like a menstrual cycle and premedication with Ibuprofen can help with this.
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