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Capital & Coast DHB Women's Health Gynaecology Service

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Cone Biopsy

A cone biopsy is carried out to remove abnormal cells from the cervix. This allows the removed cells to be examined closely under the microscope. During the procedure the doctor is able to see where the abnormal cells are and how extensive the area of abnormality is.

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