Skip to Content

loop excision


Definition: a diagnostic and therapeutic surgical technique for removing dysplastic cells from the uterine cervix.

Synonym(s): loop electrosurgical excision procedure, loop resection

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.