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What is a colposcopy?

June 30, 2023

What is a colposcopy?

Colposcopy is an exam that is indicated after a cytology whose results show alterations, allowing to detect problems such as precursor lesions of cervical cancer.
What is a colposcopy?

Colposcopy is performed by the gynecologist in the office. Not being a routine exam, its performance is used in the treatment of these lesions and in their follow-up, to find out if they have been cured or if there is progression.

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