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Cold Knife Cone Biopsy

Side Effects of Cold Knife Cone Biopsy

Even during screening procedures, side effects of cold knife cone biopsy can affect patients in the long and short term. Doctors at Florida Hospital ensure each patient is comfortable with the procedure, the risks, the benefits and the prognosis before performing surgery. Find out more about our education and comprehensive care. Request an appointment online today.
These are some of the potential side effects of cold knife cone biopsy:
  • Surgery risks, such as bleeding and infection
  • Premature delivery caused by incompetent cervix
  • Cervical scarring and stenosis (which may result in painful periods, premenstrual pain and difficulty getting pregnant)
  • Difficult irregular pap smear results 

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