Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP) (cont.)
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LEEP has shown to be as effective as other methods (laser, cryocautery, cone biopsy) for treatment of cervical dysplasia. Studies have shown that all of these methods have about a 90% cure rate for removal of abnormal tissue.
Medically reviewed by Steven Nelson, MD; Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/19/2014
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