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... Thank you very much for all the information. ... (6 replies)
... or treatment. Hopefully it does both at one time. After that, if the cone was a treatment, then there will likely be close follow up appointments for a period of time. ... (6 replies)
... I suggest you ask your doctor's office for the pathology reports from the past 4 years or so and for everything from the paps to colposcopies. It will help you understand what has changed over the course of time with your paps and colpos. ... (1 replies)

... if I was really that nervous. The way I see it, the more relaxed the patient is, the easier the job is for the doctor. ... (19 replies)
Jun 5, 2009
... There are 2 ways to do it. First is a LEEP where they use an electrified wire. It cauterizes as it cuts, so it's VERY easy procedure that they do in your doctor's office. ... (25 replies)
... the CKC rather than a LEEP, so they can get cleaner margins on you. The major difference, besides the manner of taking the sample and the resulting edges, is a LEEP you are awake for and a CKC you are under general anesthesia. I had a CKC in January '09, and really it was not bad at all. ... (45 replies)
New and nervous
May 17, 2009
... If you are going for the colposcopy, I don't think the doctor will do a LEEP at that time. You can always call and verify. ... (15 replies)
... LEEP generally isn't done for CIN 1 unless it's persisted for awhile without receding. My CIN 1 progressed to CIN 3 in less than 6 months, but that's not typical. ... (23 replies)
... CKC and LEEP are both types of cervical conization procedures. ... (12 replies)
... I had a cold knife cone biopsy under general anesthesia back in April. ... (24 replies)
Cone! (mad face)
Jan 22, 2009
... I awoke with a terrible cramp for which they gave me Vicodin upon awakening, but it was only relieved with some natural cramp medicine I use when I get my period. ... (98 replies)
Cone! (mad face)
Jan 22, 2009
... The LEEP cuts with a wire loop. It cauterizes as it cuts. ... (98 replies)
... I don't know about the Gardasil shot, especially for older women. ... (3 replies)
... CKCs are done under general anesthesia whereas many doctors do the LEEP under local anesthesia. I've only had CKCs, so I can't compare them. ... (3 replies)
... I think a LEEP and LOOP are the same thing. The LEEP is done with a loop wire that cuts and burns at the same time. It removes a cone shaped tissue. Either of those can be done with local anesthesia. ... (2 replies)
... Some doctors call the LEEP a cone biopsy. ... (18 replies)
Ultra small cervix
Oct 27, 2008
... Hi Newbrunswick. I'm glad her doctor is being proactive and looking into what is going on. Do you know what procedure the doctor is going to do? LEEP? Cold knife cone biopsy? Is she going to have the procedure in the office or go to an outpatient center and be under general anesthesia? I've never heard of a "small cervix" before. I'll be interested in hearing what... (3 replies)
... Mikayla, I'm sad to hear you had to go through that! I'm wondering if some doctors do that procedure under general anesthesia vs local. I know some doctors will do a LEEP with general while most doctors do it under local. ... (1 replies)
... Head straight for that colposcopy clinic or the ER if you do. May be an infection, which you do NOT want hampering your recovery. ... (4 replies)
... The difference is that the LEEP cuts the cervix with a wire loop. As the LEEP cuts, it also singes or cauterizes the edges of the biopsied tissue and the intact tissue. This reduces bleeding of the intact tissue. ... (5 replies)

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