cold cone biopsy
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cold cone biopsyCold knife conization Gynecology The excision of a conical piece of uterine cervix, to confirm the Dx of HPV, CIN or CA based on the results of a pap smear, treat same, since the pathology is usually confined to the cone. See CIN, HPV. Cf LEEP.
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