COVID-19; conception. The risk of preterm labour is also increased. It takes around 15 to 20 minutes and you can go home soon afterwards. Just make sure your gynaecologist knows you are pregnant so they can arrange your follow up after you have your baby. it may just be your scar tissue is taking longer to heal for some reason. We offer Post Natal Pilates Classes taken by our Physios. It takes about 10 minutes and you may experience some stinging/discomfort while the local anaesthetic is applied to your cervix. I have been told I have to have a LLETZ procedure (large loop excision of the transformation zone) under a general anaesthetic in hospital to get rid of the abnormal cells. Dr said it was fine to ttc straight away so we did! Women’s Health Physios who are able to assess and treat a wide range of Pregnancy and Post Natal Issues. Hi all Someone very close to me had a lletz treatment 4 weeks ago and they found early stage cancer (1mm by 1mm). is usually done while you're awake – local anaesthetic is injected into your cervix to numb it during the treatment. I have called the clinic where I had the treatment who passed me to EPU and I have a scan booked for next Tuesday to check all is ok.I guess I'm just looking for reassurance in meantime. Scarlett Moffatt has had abnormal cells removed from her cervix as she urged her followers to get a smear test booked in. LLETZ is also called loop diathermy, loop cone, loop biopsy or loop excision. If you become pregnant, it is important to tell your GP or doctor that you have had a LLETZ. I had my follow up scan this morning and sadly there is still only the gestational sac there no yolk, foetal pole or anything.I'm still not in pain & haven't bled for nearly a fortnight, still have morning sickness & loads of other symptoms. can be carried out at the same time as a colposcopy. A cone biopsy poses a greater risk than LLETZ treatment. To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account. It was so nice growing up with all that support around me. pregnancy info hub; pregnancy due date … Try not to worry too much! Thanks Katielou that's really nice of you. The doc has said they have removed all the cancer but the margins weren't clear of cin3 pre cancer cells, so she has been given two options a) smear in 6m and go from there b) … Posted 13/05/2011. Also LLETZ has its own risks and if I go down that road there is no coming back. I bled for around 3 weeks afterwards, but it was old brown blood and not very heavy, sometimes it was really watery too.I think the problem you will have will be your follow-up, you usually get called back for repeat colposcopy about 3 months after your LLETZ, but obviously you can't have this being pregnant! Didn't see much but a tiny blob with a heartbeat flickering away, just so you know what to expect! User Alert System provided by, All times are Australian EST. Hi jemima I had a LLETZ for CIN 3 about 2 years ago. I had colposcopy and lletz for CIN2/3 a while before getting pregnant which is no use to you at the minute. X. The sonographer thinks I'm just to early OR will miscarry Have to go back in a week for another scan. I had a few issues and am sure it was connected to this (labour fine until pushing when he was stuck for quite some time and needed intervention). The healthcare team will send you the results of any biopsy or treatment within about four weeks of your colposcopy. Pregnant After LLETZ. Im sorry I have no advice really just hoping everything is ok for you, theres nothing you can really do only go to your GP if your really worried. Am currently 20 weeks and no issues so far.Good luck and try not to panic, you will be well looked after.And as Little Lolly says early scans show a little flicker which is weird and amazing all at once! Listening to LBC a call from a Taxi Driver, We are now in disaster medicine mode. This means that you won't feel pain. Local anaesthetic is injected into your cervix to numb it during the treatment. all tests since have been clear and I fee well but just wondered about any risks. And Pregnant! so sorry for your loss. The leaflet they gave said you can bleed for 4 - 6 weeks afterwards. I had a blood test 2 days before the proceedure (around day 28 of cycle) which was negative HCG. My Ob/Gyn is doing the procedure himself. You'll cope fine - mums are super human, they juggle everything well (and still have time to beat their self up over not doing stuff well enough)3 little uns close together, I imaging they'll have a lovely strong bond!!X. Emmajo23. This is probably by a procedure called LLETZ (large loop excision of the transformation zone). I rang the clinic where I had my Lletz who referred me to the Early pregnancy unit. A fetus with SLOS cannot produce cholesterol, and may use 7DHC or 8DHC as precursors for estriol instead. I hope you heal soon and the operation went as smoothly as possible. I had LLETZ in early 2004. The procedure can cause difficulty in the early stages of labor for a small number of women who develop cervical stenosis. I was told that the risk was very high due to my history of already having a preterm baby and the LLETZ … keep us informed and the best of luck x . 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