Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP) for Abnormal Cervical Cell Changes
Why It Is Done
- Reference Minor cell changes called low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (LSIL) that may be precancerous and that persist after a period of watchful waiting.
- Reference Moderate to severe cell changes that can be removed.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: December 28, 2010|
|Medical Review:||Reference Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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