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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Stuart
44 years experience Family Medicine
GYN procedure: Endometrial ablation is a treatment to destroy the endometrial lining of the uterus. This is usually done for excessive or abnormal uterine bleeding, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: Most ablations are done with some form of anesthesia such as IV sedation, local injections, or even being put to sleep. I have found that most patien ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
An endometrial: ablation is now a routine procedure done frequently safely under moderate sedation or general anesthesia
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Howell
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrial ablation: If your uterus is of a normal size, you don't have cancer, and you are not interested in future child-bearing you could be a candidate for an endometr ... Read More
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A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Pranikoff
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Should be quick: One of the advantages of the endometrial ablation is the quick recovery. This is a minimally invasive procedure; most patients are back to normal in a ... Read More
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A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Pranikoff
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Absolutely: You should be able to return to your normal level of activity as soon as you feel up to it.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Yes. You can.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe not: Endometrial cancer can be obscured by endometrial ablations if it is not ruled out prior to the procedure by biopsy. Many women continue to have bleed ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liengkong Siew
53 years experience Gynecology
Ablation T.L.: You should expect more pain and discomfort with this combined surgery esp. If you had irregular periods beside anemia and follow postoperative instruc ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Stops bleeding: An endometrial ablation purposely destroys the "endometrium" or lining of the uterus, in order to stop severe heavy menstrual bleeding. It is normal ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amr Azim
Dr. Amr Azim answered
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Maybe: But this does not mean you go do hysteroscopy for that purpose. If a lesion or a problem suspected in the uterine cavity sure hysteroscopy can fix it ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
SURGERIES MULTIPLE: You are still young and in the hands of a good surgeon you can survive the multiple operations. Good luck !
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Bird
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible....: But not likely. The tubal ligation blocks your tubes so hopefully the egg and sperm don't meet. The ablation attempts to destroy the lining of the u ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Call the doc who did: Abaltion as that doc knows your case, u can have some bleeding as all of the endometrium may not be scarred down yet, it should not be heavy, if u wer ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elise Sadoun
13 years experience Family Medicine
Not 100%: Endometrial ablations do not always stop the periods. It depends on whether the whole endometrium sloughed off or not. The tubal ligation has no effec ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No not at all: Should improve it because if it works the way it is supposed to then you should be able to enjoy sex on the time that you would have been bleeding and ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
medical treatments: There are non surgical treatments such mirena, (levonorgestrel) hormones and Lupron that can be used to avoid hysterectomy, even if they are not alway ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Clarify: Please clarify the question. Thanks.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If there is any endometrial tissue that remains after an ablation, this tissue can regenerate and over a period of time create bleeding.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bleeding and pain: The most common are pain and bleeding. You may also have fever or a pus-like vaginal discharge
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Risks of ablation: Mostly the risks are the same as for other procedures, including infection and bleeding, but also rhythm disturbances of the heart and the development ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check preg test: The first sign would be a positive pregnancy test. If you are concerned you might be pregnant please check a pregnancy test. They are available at any ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
32 years experience Family Medicine
Perhaps both: If you are not pregnant now, endometrial ablation to stop the current bleeding while you wait on an elective hysterectomy if indicated.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Harris
30 years experience Urogynecology
Soon: If you're asking about one of the CO2 lasers like MonaLisa Touch, this usually stops after about a week and the bleeding should never be heavy fro thi ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cyclic pelvic pain : This is a pretty rare condition more common after novasure vs other endometrial ablation technicologies. Monthly pelvic pain around the time of the me ... Read More
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