Cervical dysplasia

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What is cervical dysplasia?

Cervical dysplasia (abnormal growth of cells) is a condition affecting a woman's reproductive system, it refers to abnormal changes in the cells on the surface of the cervix (lower part of the uterus). This condition is not cancerous and should be monitored by your practitioner.

Common symptoms reported by people with cervical dysplasia

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with cervical dysplasia

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Type
Surgery
How many have tried
4
Tried for
cervical dysplasia (4)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Surgery
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Radical hysterectomy)
Type
Surgery
How many have tried
2
Tried for
cervical dysplasia (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol/Tetrahydrocannabinol Balanced Mixture)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2) anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(High Potency Vitamin B Complex)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
2
Tried for
fatigue (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Abilify)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)

Data from patients with cervical dysplasia, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with cervical dysplasia

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Perceived effectiveness
for cervical dysplasia (2 evaluations)
Side effects
Hospitalization
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
cervical dysplasia (4)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Voltaren Gel)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (3 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (3 evaluations)
Side effects
dizziness
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Radical hysterectomy)
Perceived effectiveness
for cervical dysplasia (1 evaluation)
Side effects
pain
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
cervical dysplasia (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol/Tetrahydrocannabinol Balanced Mixture)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (5 evaluations)
Side effects
brain fog headaches 2 more
Total evaluations
6
Tried for
pain (2) anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(High Potency Vitamin B Complex)
Perceived effectiveness
for fatigue (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
fatigue (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Abilify)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
increased insomnia restlessness (akathisia)
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with cervical dysplasia, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has cervical dysplasia on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 7
30s 42
40s 27
50s 28
60s 11
70+ 2
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 6
20-29 years 14
30-39 years 13
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 6
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 9
Female 109

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 76
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from cervical dysplasia patients who have completed their condition history
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