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constipation after novasure ablation

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not common: Unless you are taking pain medication (which can cause constipation) it seems unlikely this procedure would be related.

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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
I do thermachoice: Depends on the shape of yoru uterus , thermachoice is easier to fit more uteruses, and I do thermachoice in the offcie, your doc who rec it should be ... Read More
Dr. David Adler
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Either one: There really is no good answer to that question. The procedures are equally effective for most women. If your uterus is larger then 8-9 cm, your physi ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Hulse
26 years experience Gynecology
Yes: It is not uncommon to have bloating after an endometrial ablation. The lining inside the uterus was burned and needs to heal. The resulting inflammati ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: About 25% of women will regrow part of their lining and have periods in the years after the procedure. Best wishes!
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A female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: Most women don't have heavy bleeding or pain weeks after Novasure. You need to call your Ob/Gyn tomorrow. Best wishes!
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
27 years experience Urogynecology
Stop procedure: Stopping the procedure is indicated with any endometrial ablation procedure when there a uterine perforation is suspected. You would want to give the ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes and No: The Novasure ablation procedure is specifically to decrease or stop heavy menstrual bleeding. Women who also have endometriosis can still have the pr ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It is variable: Ablation is 90% effective in controlling abnormal bleeding but only 50% effective in stoping periods. It is normal to have light periods after novasu ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
No: no call or contact Doctor who Did procedure
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Zengo
28 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Depends ...: You should contact your surgeon as only (s)he knows the size of your uterus, possible fibroids and any other factors that would affect your post-op co ... Read More

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