A member asked:

Gyno planned novasure proc. (bleeding)- removed polyp & mirena (levonorgestrel) (d&c). never had novasure - gyno says machine failed x2 punctured uterus?confused!?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom answered

Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

The novasure can perforate the uterus and cause a burn to the bowels. You dr was right to stop the procedure. You may want to consider a different method if you try again.

Answered Mar 9, 2013



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