LETZ

(redirected from Loop Excision of the Transformation Zone)
AcronymDefinition
LETZLoop Excision of the Transformation Zone
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Rabelo-Santos, "Factors associated with HPV persistence after treatment for high-grade cervical intra-epithelial neoplasia with large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ)," Journal of Clinical Virology, vol.
The use of large loop excision of the transformation zone in management problems of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia.
Of the group, 652 women received laser ablation, laser conization, or large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ); 427 women received no treatment.
Also known as large loop excision of the transformation zone (LLETZ), LEEP involves excision of the entire transformation zone using a monopolar loop electrode at the end of a pencil-like wand.