CSN Login
Members Online: 9

You are here

difference between carcinoma in situ and high grade dysplasia?

Posts: 3
Joined: Jul 2004

hi, i am very confused, my doctor told me that my LEEP showed "high grade changes with glandular involvement". is this the same as carcinoma in situ? is carcinoma in situ cancer or precancerous? please help!

Posts: 20
Joined: May 2003

Hi AlexandraB,
What I have learned, a LEEP is done to rule out abnormalities within the canal or "inside" the cervix. So yours is showing abnormalities. Did your doctor say it was carcinoma in situ? Carcinoma in situ is cancer, not precancerous. It is the being stages. High grade changes with glandular involvement is not cancer however it could lead to it. Stay on top of this and you should be fine. Catching abnormalities early and treating them is the key, and that is what you are doing.
Take care and God bless.

Posts: 3
Joined: Jul 2004

Thank you for the info! my doctor did not explain anything very well, i have since then changed doctors. Be well!

Posts: 12
Joined: Aug 2004

There is a belt that was designed for cervical cancer patients. This belt fit between the pelvic and the abdomen. This belt is used for severe pain while walking , laying down and sitting. This belt will enable you to walk, sit and lay without any pain. You can wear this belt on top of the clothes or underneath. This belt has elastic at the back for the back pain. This belt has string going through on both sides so you can adjust it as tight as you would like. It is innerlined with sheepskin. Please log on to www. Cancerbelt.com for more information. You can order over the phone at 901-382-9994. Cancerbelt has a 30 day money back guarantee. Yes you can try this belt out for 30 days absolutely free.

Subscribe to Comments for "difference between carcinoma in situ and high grade dysplasia?"