Colposcopy Pre- & Post- LEEP

Colposcopy Pre- & Post- LEEP

Colposcopy Pre- & Post- LEEP This is the cervix of the 23 year old woman who has no history of STIs and has never been pregnant.  She underwent two colposcopies due to abnormal precancerous cells being found on her pap smear results.  Once the speculum is...
Radical Hysterectomy

Radical Hysterectomy

Radical Hysterectomy The first photo shows the uterus and fallopian tubes Stage IIa cervical cancer (circled in black) after a radical hysterectomy/bilateral salpingo oopherectomy. Stage II means the cancer has spread in the immediate vicinity, and you can see the...
Colposcopy LEEP/LLETZ

Colposcopy LEEP/LLETZ

Colposcopy LEEP/LLETZ This photo series is taken during this 33 year old woman’s colposcopy and LLETZ procedure (Large Loop Excision of the Transformation Zone), also called a LEEP procedure (Loop Electro-surgical Excision Procedure). She has had no vaginal births and...
Age 29 – After Abortion

Age 29 – After Abortion

Age 29 – After Abortion This woman is 29 years old and has given birth vaginally twice (6 and 10 years ago).  At 7 weeks pregnant, she had some bleeding and went to the hospital to have an Ultrasound done.  The technician did not see a fetus in her uterus, so...
Age 25 – Pap Smear

Age 25 – Pap Smear

Age 25 – Pap Smear These are two photos taken during a Papanicolau test (pap smear) done on a 25 year old woman 6 weeks postpartum.  A pap smear can detect potentially pre-cancerous changes (called cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) or cervical dysplasia),...