Cervical ectopy is the medical term for cervical erosion. To the surface of the cervix, the inside of the cervical canal extend on which lined by cells, that is the condition of cervical erosion.
Squamous epithelium lines the outside of cervical canal and columar epithelium lines the inside of the cervical canal normally. At the squamo-columnar junction these connect. Onto the vaginal portion of cervix and on the surface of the cervical os, the columnar epithelium may extend further down and protrude in cervical erosion. To stratify squamous epithelium, it may transform and also undergo squamous metaplasia.
Cervical Erosion Causes:
In the body, a response to high levels of circulationg oestrogen is believed to be cervical erosion. In a woman’s life, at different times, estrogen levels may be high.
At that time, in the body, the high levels of estrogen levels cause a very common finding during pregnancy- cervical erosion. When the penis touches the cervix during sexual intercourse, during pregnancy, mild bleeding can be caused usually. After childbirth, the erosion disappears spontaneously 3 – 6 months.
In Women on Birth Control Pills:
In different strengths, hormones, estrogen and progesterone are contained in all birth control pills. With a high level of estrogen, women taking pills have cervical erosion more common.
In at least 1/3rd of all female babies, cervical erosion is found. During childhood, it tends to disappear. While still in the uterus, the babies are subjected to the maternal estrogen which as a response, this is believed by many researchers. As the influence decreases, the erosion disappears.
In Women on Hormone Replacement Therapy: Through pills, patches, creams etc, replacement of estrogen in the body consists HRT in menopause mainly. Cervical erosion can be caused by this estrogen.
In Postmenopausal Women not on HRT: In the blood, since the level of estrogen is very low, after the menopause in women, cervical erosion is rarely seen.
Infection is the cause of cervical erosion is slowly losing ground as a theory. The changed cells of cervical erosion are more susceptible to various bacteria and fungi and tend to get infected very easily, this is a more possible cause of cervical erosion than infection, it is increased by evidence. Cervical erosion is caused by infection, the belief is led by cervical erosion and cervical infections are often seen together.
How Chinese medicine treats Cervical Erosion
From the root, cervical erosion is cured by herbal medicine treatment. Cervical erosion is triggered by cervical ectropion, adjusting endocrine system in the body, cervical ulceration, herbal medicine treats and cures cervical erosion and endocrine system are linked to cervical erosion.
Healthy and normal state restore cervix, infection and inflammation is cleared by using herbal medicine treatment for PID for cervical erosion inflammation and infection. With herbal treatments, a natural approach to cure women’s pelvic problems can be taken by women with cervical erosion and PID.