A 34-year-old member asked:
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is having an endometrial ablation safe?

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Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes : It's safe, effective, and very well tolerated. The safety profile is quite good . Typically it is safer than a hysterectomy - depending on the type/equipment used.
Answered on Dec 21, 2012
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Clarify: It is unlikely that you had a hysterectomy and endometrial ablation done at the same time. Do you mean hysteroscopy? If so, it's probably safe.

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