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... I was on the table for about 15 minutes. The speculum was probably in me for 10 minutes. They do the injections and wait a minute for them to take effect. The actual LEEP itself, the cutting part, took much less than 30 seconds for me. Then there was some cauterizing afterwards which took another 30 seconds or so. ... (5 replies)
... I had LEEP done about one month of ago. I am glad you are getting put to sleep that is the best way to go. That's the way I did it and I wouldn't recommend any other way. Unless you don't mind sight of blood and smell of your flesh being burned. ... (5 replies)
... Smith77, you sure are in the right place. ... (16 replies)

... I had a leep procedure done several years ago due to severe dysplasia. I also didn't have the option of being put to sleep and it was done in the Dr. office. Like Cathlena's experience, mine was exactly the same as hers. I saw blood EVERYWHERE. It scared the crap out of me. ... (4 replies)
... If it makes you feel any better.......I experienced the EXACT issues you are experiencing. My LEEP procedure was done almost six weeks ago. I went through the extra applying of the Monsel, vaginal packing, etc........none of which worked. ... (10 replies)
... I'm very confused. If your biopsy came back normal, then that would indicate that you do NOT have precancerous cells. I don't understand why they'd be recommending a LEEP if your biopsy came back normal. ... (13 replies)
... I, too, had my LEEP yesterday. I was put to sleep for it... ... (6 replies)
LEEP Conization?
Feb 26, 2004
... Thank you so much for responding! Although I am sorry to hear you are going through the same thing, it is good to hear that I am not alone! ... (7 replies)
LEEP Conization?
Feb 26, 2004
... I thought it was just the LEEP but my DR. kept talking about a conization. ... (7 replies)
Coloscopy & LEEP
Jan 18, 2004
... I'm new to the site too. I really feel for you and your situation. Just try to focus on the positive. At least they caught the severe dysplasia and they are going to look after you. A lot of women on this site say that they didn't even feel the needle and the vallium should calm you down a lot. My procedure is Jan. ... (16 replies)
... I've been reading all the messages about LEEP and the pain and bleeding issues that some of you have had and thought I would share my experience also. ... (0 replies)
... I too have low pain tolerance and was put to sleep with anesthesia during my LEEP procedure. ... (7 replies)
... Couldn't sleep tonight. ... (3 replies)
... HPV, believe it or not, is a VERY common std. Some doctors refer to it as "the common cold of std's." Unfortunately, there is no cure, just treatments. ... (1 replies)
Cin Iii
Dec 27, 2006
... I had the same thing, and had laser in August 2005. To my surprise, I had a recurrence of abnormal cells this last November, after an initial pap in February'06 coming back normal. ... (3 replies)
... What a great and helpful post, thank you. Actually, I DO smoke. I was not aware of the impact that it may have, and perhaps surprisingly my oncologist didn't ever mention that to me. Hmmm...the gears are really turning in my brain now. ... (8 replies)
... I am sorry you are going through this and I don't want to sound like your family and friends...but you will be fine. I had a leep last march 2005. I was put to sleep so I don't know how it feels or if your legs shake. I have heard that they do shake and you need to stay still if you are awake for the procedure. ... (10 replies)
... They will cut enough around it to get it...sometimes it can spread....So here's what will happen. I had it done...You go in and get an IV and they will wheel you in and they will put sleepy stuff in your IV and your out!! BEST SLEEP EVER!!! It can take up to an hour. ... (7 replies)
... I had the LEEP done 2 days ago and it was GREAT!!! ... (1 replies)
... First of all I would like to say please please never miss a smear again!!! ... (5 replies)


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