LEEP

I have discussed abnormal pap smears in the past. When a woman's cervical cells are abnormal, one of the treatment options gynecologist may choose is the Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP). This procedure removes abnormal cells from the cervix by using a thin wire loop that acts like a scapel. An electric current passes through … Continue reading LEEP

Abnormal pap

I have posted on this topic before, but it's something so common I feel it's ¬†worth re-visiting. Abnormal Pap, what does this really mean? Pap smears are done to assess for changes on your cervix. Ultimately we are looking for any indications of cancer. The biggest culprit of these changes is a virus called human … Continue reading Abnormal pap