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Status quo and prevention of overtreatment in cervical diseases
1 Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Second Hospital of Jilin University, Nanguan District, Changchun City, Jilin Province (China)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2012, 33(3), 300–303;
Published: 10 June 2012
The objective of this paper was to review the diagnosis and treatment of cervical diseases. Often, due to improper judgment of interventional indications for cervical lesions, overtreatment to various degrees takes place, influencing patients’ health and lives. This review analyzes the expression, causes and negative aspects of overtreatment of cervical lesions, and discusses the available therapeutic methods for cervical lesions, to remind gynecologists to master the interventional indications for proper treatment and avoid overtreatment, so as to achieve normalization and individualization in treating gynecologic diseases.