Cervical Biopsy and What to Expect?

Cervical Biopsy and What to Expect?

During the cervical biopsy there is tissue removed from the cervix in order for the doctors to be able to analyze it. This way the doctors can find the abnormal cells and also the precancerous cells, thus preventing different kinds of cancer, such as cervical cancer. Types of biopsy of the cervix We can be […]

What Is a Cervical Infection?

What Is a Cervical Infection?

A cervical infection takes place when bacteria or virus infect the cervix, which is situated at the lower part of the uterus atop the canal of the vagina. The infection may be caused by irritation or any sexually transmitted disease. The treatment and symptoms may vary on the basis of the reason which caused the […]

Indentifying Cervical Bleeding and Understanding Its Implications

Indentifying Cervical Bleeding and Understanding Its Implications

Simply put, cervical bleeding is the blood lost by way of the vagina from the cervix. The origin of the bleeding could be the uterus, the cervix itself and could have many different reasons, some of which can be worrisome, but a majority may be quite innocuous. In this post, we look at abnormal bleeding […]

Is A Cervical Nabothian Cyst Malignant?

Is A Cervical Nabothian Cyst Malignant?

When was the last time you had a Pap Smear? Did your gynecologist tell you she found small white button like structures just at the opening of your cervix? That is probably a nabothian cyst, a mucus filled lump found on the surface covering the opening of the cervix, partial or total. Nabothian cysts should […]

Cervical Dysplasia – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

Cervical Dysplasia – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

Cervical Dysplasia or Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia as it is also known is basically the development of abnormal squamous cells on the surface of the cervix. Though in a majority of cases, cervical dysplasia remains stable and non-threatening; in some cases this may take on a premalignant form. For a majority of those that have cervical […]

Cervical Myelopathy Symptoms And Tips To Protect Against It

Cervical Myelopathy Symptoms And Tips To Protect Against It

Cervical Myelopathy is a degeneration of the spine that occurs to people usually over the age of 50. Whereas the term myelopathy refers to any kind of problem of the spine, the term cervical refers to the neck area. Cervical myelopathy or Cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM) is a term used to describe the narrowing of […]

Colposcopy To Confirm The Abnormalities In Your Cervix!

Colposcopy To Confirm The Abnormalities In Your Cervix!

Are you confirmed with abnormal Pap smear results? Then, your doctor will recommend a colposcopy to confirm the abnormalities in your cervix. However, most of you will actually think that an abnormal pap smear results means you have a cervical cancer. But, in fact most of the abnormal Pap smear results do not necessarily mean […]


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