Gynecological interventions and surgery under general and local anesthesia:
- abortion (aspiration curettage)
- exploratory curettage
- removing warts
Abortion is an intervention that is performed on the woman's request if the pregnancy is not more than ten weeks. It involves removing of ovulation tissue from the uterus. In certain cases, this intervention may be medically indicated. The intervention is performed under general anesthesia, requires a preliminary analysis, and an ultrasound examination which determines the age of the pregnancy.
Explorative curettage is an intervention that is performed when prolonged bleeding occurs, postmenopausal bleeding, and the like, but in all not clear enough situations when you need a material from endocervix or endometrium in order to establish the definitive diagnosis.
A biopsy of the cervix is the intervention which takes a sample of tissue from suspicious sites on the cervix, which were previously detected by colposcopic examination.
Conization of the cervix with curettage of the cervical canal is an intervention which removes cone of premalignant cervical lesions and carcinoma in situ of the cervix epithelium. It's therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. The operation lasts about an hour to prepare the necessary one day, and the postoperative course require treatment in hospital during one year after the intervention.
LEEP is a way of removing atypical changes in the cervix and a cervical tissue cutting by power.
Hysteroscopy - an endoscopic method that allows direct visualization and testing of the cervical canal and uterine cavity
Laparoscopy - an endoscopic method that allows visualization and direct inspection of the morphology of internal genitals and pelvic
Removing genital warts - Removing genital warts is quite successful, but there is no medicine that will forever remove the HPV virus from the body.
Treatment of genital warts, ie. removal of genital warts is quite simple and there are a few ways:
- Freezing (cryotherapy)
- Incineration of genital warts (electrocoagulation)
- Liquid preparations based on podophyllin
- Injection of interferon into genital warts, which creates immunity to virus
- Laser removal of genital warts