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    Concerned with amount of excission vs. laser

    Asked by mnc on Friday, May 3, 2013

    Concerned with amount of excission vs. laser

    Told have disease in a wide area. Also difficult because above and around the distal urethra. Both biopsies show VIN but because of the amount extensive surgery. Concerned about effects of surgery.

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      Hello, I am an oncology nurse that specializes in gyne cancers and I can understand your concerns. You might want to discuss the proposed vulvectomy with your doctor and decide cosmetically which approach is better. If you have any questions you know where to find me, Carm RN.

      over 7 years ago

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