What is Colposcopy?

Category: Procedures

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Colposcopy is a medical procedure to examine the cervix and the tissues of the vagina and vulva. This is usually performed to detect precancerous growths.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Cervical dysplasia 5 0
Cervical cancer 1 0
Diagnostic assessment 1 0
Endometrial hyperplasia 1 0
Vaginal bleeding 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Colposcopy

Side effect Patients
Vaginal bleeding 1
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There are no evaluations for Colposcopy.