Patient Comments: LEEP - Complications

Question:

Were there complications as a result of your LEEP? Please tell us about your experience. Submit Your Comment

Comment from: KS, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: October 04

I was fine during the LEEP (loop electrosurgical excision procedure), however when I stood up it felt like a hot poker went up through me. I had to take baby steps and have my husband assist me in getting to the car. I was given prescription medicine for pain, which I needed for about 24 hours. I hope I never have to go through that again.

Comment from: Mar, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: November 08

I just wanted to know about the bleeding after LEEP.

Comment from: Tink, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: June 28

I wasn’t numb enough and felt everything during the LEEP procedure.

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