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Repeat Leeps
May 29, 2003
... o, and was just wondering if anyone who has had this done could give me feedback on their experience. I am wondering how frequently the dysplasia comes back and repeat LEEPs are needed. I'm very concerned because I really want to have children at some point. ... (8 replies)
... The LEEP that I had is when they use a cauterizing intrument, like a cheese grater, and scrape the dirty cells from the uterus. The only reason my margins came back not clear was because he didn't have the instruments to get all the way up there. (11 replies)
... knife, than say 2 or 3 leeps . ... (11 replies)

Repeated Leeps
May 10, 2006
... In some cases repeat LEEPS can cause problems with conceiving. As cincbcat sad it can shorten your cervix making it harder for the little guys to find their way up. ... (7 replies)
... octor said that my cervix bled a little when she took the sample, but didn't seem concerned. Apparently my cervix tissue is still fragile. I asked her how many repeat LEEPs she has had to do and she replied that in her 20 years of practice, she has only had to do about 6 repeat LEEPs. So, hopefully I won't be the 7th. ... (8 replies)
Cryo today
Oct 30, 2007
... right and you should try and boost your immunity in all ways possible. This is the only way that your HPV will be kept at bay so you won't have to be getting repeat LEEPs or cryo. ... (4 replies)
... years after their first sexual encounter because dysplasia is SO COMMON and spontaneously regresses in most of those cases. She said that if doctors performed LEEPs on younger women with dysplasia, they'd more than likely have to do repeat LEEPs because the dysplasia is likely to recur in younger women. ... (36 replies)
... THERE IS A RECURRENCE RATE. Why chance being in that small percentage of having to have repeat leeps until one day they take out most of your cervix? ... (19 replies)
... Also, many people have repeat LEEPs so it's definitely a possibility. ... (7 replies)
Repeated Leeps
May 2, 2006
... its just taken them so long to do anything about it. Im wondering if any women have had any complications in concieving or carrying children after having repeat lletz procedures. Also i have been reading about other leep procedures they jst numb the cervix and do the procedure. ... (7 replies)
... I just had a LEEP where my OB said she had to take out quite a bit and isn't sure if the pathology will show clear margins due to taking it out in pieces (apparently it is easier to tell if you can do one swipe but she said when you have a lot it is tough to do that). Not sure how old you are but my OB (she is new to me by the way as my last OB left to teach) said she doesn't... (2 replies)
... Hi, Bryson. At this point it wouldn't be a bad idea to get a second opinion from another doc to see what options might be available. It depends on how severe your dysplasia was, where it was located, and why it keeps coming back. There are other treaments, like cone biopsy, which can remove more tissue and from deeper in the canal, but whether or not that would be appropriate... (5 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding, I feel SO much better after reading your story! I will definitely ask the doctors what my last HPV test results were, I know I was tested positive for high risk a year or two ago, but I'm hoping that's cleared up. If it hasn't, then at least I know that I have a persistent strain and to monitor closely my condition. The fact that my margins... (2 replies)
... why didn't two LEEPS take care of it? ... (8 replies)
... extreme, but not as effective if you have progressed abnormalities or repeat issues, or as in my case the cells are further up in the cervix or they arent sure. ... (11 replies)
... I had a few mild dysplasia paps and then a medium, so I was hoping I would get the LEEP and all of this would be over... I got it done Oct. 21. My Dr. said she didn't expect it to come back clear, since she had to burn some of the edges off instead of cutting them out. But it did come back clear. Then my one month checkup pap came back with ASCUS! My Dr. said she's not... (1 replies)
... to nonexistent. If there are still a few stray abnormal cells left in your cervix, your immune system will probably take care of them. Your doctor has ordered a repeat PAP in a few months just to make sure that they clear up. ... (5 replies)
LGSIL...what now?
Jul 18, 2007
... wait plan with a repeat pap smear and biopsy in 4 months to see the status of my dysplasia. ... (4 replies)
... years. She deals with HPV, dysplasia, LEEPs on a daily basis. ... (36 replies)
Abnormal Paps
Apr 8, 2005
... you test negative for high risk HPV i don't see why he would suggest a cone biopsy...that's a very invasive procedure for mild most I would say a repeat LEEP...discuss this with him or try to get a second opinion! ... (3 replies)

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