Before application of acetic acid: The cervix is covered with normal mucoid discharge.
Cervix before application of acetic acid:
After application of acetic acid: A large dense acetowhite area with sharp margins is seen occupying all four quadrants of the cervix. A thin acetowhite area occupies the entire posterior lip. The lesion extends into the endocervical canal.
Cervix after application of acetic acid:
Squamocolumnar junction visibility:
Squamocolumnar junction location:
If present, description of acetowhite area:
After application of Lugolís iodine: The acetowhite area has not taken up Lugolís iodine.
Determined eligibility for ablative treatment:
Remarks: Acetowhite areas extending into the endocervical canal are not suitable for treatment by ablative methods.