Procedure

Colposcopy

Description

Colposcopy is a medical diagnostic procedure to examine an illuminated, magnified view of the cervix and the tissues of the vagina and vulva.  Many premalignant lesions and malignant lesions in these areas have discernible characteristics which can be detected through the examination. It is done using a colposcope, which provides an enlarged view of the areas, allowing the colposcopist to visually distinguish normal from abnormal appearing tissue and take directed biopsies for further pathological examination. The main goal of colposcopy is to prevent cervical cancer by detecting precancerous lesions early and treating them. Source: Wikipedia

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Specialities

Conditions

Medical centres

Hospitals

Vithas Xanit International Hospital
Avenida de los Argonautas, s/n
Benalmádena
Vithas Parque San Antonio Hospital
Avda del Pintor Joaquín Sorolla, 2
Málaga

Professionals

Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology