cone biopsy


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cone biopsy

A surgical method of removing a cone-shaped piece of the cervix for analysis in a laboratory.
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I had undergone a loop excision biopsy where they took a bit of my cervix away and then had a cone biopsy and in the end I had to have a radical hysterectomy which meant that I could not have any more children.
Cone biopsy A cone biopsy, or conisation, is one of the methods used to cut out a suspicious area of the cervix for investigation, to exclude cancer, or to treat cancer.
Based on the test types, the market is segmented into Pap smear tests, HPV testing, colposcopy, endocervical curettage procedure and others, which comprise cone biopsy and Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP).
The global cervical cancer diagnostics tests market is segmented by test types into Pap smear tests, colopscopy, HPV testing, endocervical curettage (ECC) procedure and others, which includes cone biopsy and loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP).
Jane said that due to her own experiences - and because her own mother, at the age of 30, had a smear test come back positive for pre-cancerous cells followed by a cone biopsy - she thought that doctors would let Kirstie have a smear test.
The Otago University research also Looked at patients within the Green study period, comparing those initially managed with a small, diagnostic punch or wedge biopsy of the cervix, with patients treated at the outset with procedures including cone biopsy or hysterectomy.
Ceri underwent further tests, including a cone biopsy, which removes tissue from the cervix.
Her GP sent her to Warrington Hospital, where the next day a consultant did a needle biopsy, then performed a cone biopsy for further tests.
Treatment includes loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP), cone biopsy, or cryotherapy.
Two other methods - cone biopsy and diathermy - also led to a chance of premature births.