Large loop excision of the transformation zone

Large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ) is a gynecological procedure. It is currently one of the most commonly used approaches to treat high grade cervical dysplasia - cervical intraepithelial neoplasia.

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Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP)
  • Loop electrosurgical excision procedure
  • Large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ)
  • LLETZ

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