CO2-Laser Treatment for CIN

  • Ulrich Heckmann
Conference paper


New approaches with the CO2 — laser are intended to tailor the defect incorporating only the diseased tissue by microsurgical techniques. The geometry of Cin is based on a cylinder, not a cone. Therefore the gynecologist can use the laser to remove precisely the cervical glandfield by a cylinder dissection of the cervix. 1)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Heckmann
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  1. 1.DortmundWest Germany

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