The thickness and volume of LLETZ specimens can predict the relative risk of pregnancy-related morbidity.
AffiliationRCSI Department of Gynaecology, Coombe Women & Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
Obstetric Labor, Premature
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
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CitationThe thickness and volume of LLETZ specimens can predict the relative risk of pregnancy-related morbidity. 2012, 119 (6):685-91 BJOG
JournalBJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology
AbstractThe aim of this study was to determine if the individual physical characteristics of the extirpated transformation zone after large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ) might predict the relative risk of adverse obstetric outcome, specifically preterm labour (PTL).
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