LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure) Center

Loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) is a procedure used to remove abnormal tissues of the cervix. LEEP is used often to treat mild to moderate dysplasia. The effectiveness of LEEP is comparable to:

Complications from LEEP occur in approximately 1% to 2% of patients. Read more: LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure) Article


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