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What are post endometrial ablation syndrome symptoms?

What are post endometrial ablation syndrome symptoms?

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 menstrual cycle is the most common symptom of this rare condition. ...Read more

Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Endometrial Ablation (Definition)

Endometrial ablation refers to procedures that use energy to damage or destroy the lining of the uterus that normally build up in preparation of pregnancy. If no pregnancy happens, the lining is shed as a period. There are several different types of ablation-thermal heat, radio frequency, and freezing. All of them are good options but some might be better in certain situations. ...Read more


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How Long is recovery supposed to be after novasure ablation? I've been with dichargre for two weeks

Normal: Discharge following in the metria liberation is going to be normal even for two weeks. If you're concerned there might be the possibility of infection, and definitely see your doctor. But it would be normal to have dark brown discharge for a couple of weeks ...Read more

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3 years after Novasure ablation extreme lower abdominal pain (left). Feels like pain is building for about 10 hours then suddenly stops. Not every mon?

Checked yet?: Three years after endometrial ablation likely left no its direct adverse effects. For severe pain of sudden onset and disappearance, one needs to think of something suddenly coming and going like twisting ovaries or its pedunculating cyst or. .. with spontaneous untwisting. How to put all the related things for good care together? Follow info inhttp://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more

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How long should you menstrate after getting the novasure ablation?

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 novasure. ...Read more

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I'm having lower and middle back pain after having novasure endometrial ablation done on jul 18 is that normal the pain started saturday jul 20?

I'm having lower and middle back pain after having novasure endometrial ablation done on jul 18 is that normal the pain started saturday jul 20?

Yes: You are only 3 days out from this surgery and it would be normal to have pain. So long as no fever, you should be fine. If you haven't, consider some Ibuprofen (600mg every 8 hours) for pain. Make an appointment with your md if not resolving by tomorrow. Best of luck, I'm sure you'll be fine. ...Read more

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Can I do gestational surrogacy after tubes tied and novasure ablation?

Can I do gestational surrogacy after tubes tied and novasure ablation?

Surrogacy: If you have had an endometrial ablation where the uterine lining is destroyed then it would be almost impossible to carry a pregnancy. You may be able to donate eggs but with the lining scarred then there is not any possibility of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is ablation like novasure an option for women with endometriosis?

Is ablation like novasure an option for women with endometriosis?

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 procedure; however, it won't help with their endometriosis. The reason for this is that endometriosis is outside the uterus. The Novasure procedure works by cauterizing the inside of the uterus. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Which procedure would be best for a endometrail ablation thermal or novasure?

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 physician may choose thermal ablation which may be better for larger uterine cavities. If your procedure is done in the office, my experience has been that novasure is somewhat better tolerated and certainly quicker for the patient. ...Read more

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7 days ago I had the Novasure ablation & now have a lot of bloating. Is this normal and how long could it last?

7 days ago I had the Novasure ablation & now have a lot of bloating. Is this normal and how long could it last?

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 inflammation can cause pain, discomfort, bloating and other symptoms. If the symptoms worsen or persist contact your doctor. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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If perforated on a novasure ablation, must that procedure stop? Can you do a therma choice instead while in process or nothing at all until healed up?

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 uterus time to heal before attempting another procedure (4-6 weeks). ...Read more

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What is an endometrial ablation?

Treatment for period: An endometrial ablation is a procedure to destroy the lining of the uterus to eliminate or minimize the amount of bleeding during menstrual cycles. There are five different techniques and most can be done in the office under local anesthesia. This does not effect your hormones or cause menopause. It is a great option and helps patients avoid major surgery. ...Read more

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What exactly is an endometrial ablation?

What exactly is an endometrial ablation?

Endometrial ablation: An endometrial ablation is a procedure wherein the dr. Places an instrument inside the uterus in to the uterin cavity and then uses either sound waves or heat to "burn" the endometrial lining of the uterus which is normally about 10cm thick. This helps prevent future episodes of vaginal bleeding. ...Read more

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I had novasure ablation done 2 weeks ago. Is it normal to still be bleeding and passing clots?

I had novasure ablation done 2 weeks ago. Is it normal to still be bleeding and passing clots?

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 course. Ultimately it will depend on those factors and how heavy the bleeding is currently. Please call your surgeon and speak with the nurse. ...Read more

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Is an endometrial ablation painful?

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 patients have some cramping after, but it is rarely considered severe. ...Read more

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Who can get an endometrial ablation?

Who can get an endometrial ablation?

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 endometrial ablation. You should have your dr. Check for reasons of bleeding before the procedure and I suggest an ultrasound to measure the uterus before ablation therapy. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Ablation (Definition)

Cardiac ablation involves destruction of tissue aimed at elimination of sources of origin or propagation of arrhythmias. It may also be used to destroy part of the heart in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Typically it is done with a catheter inserted through a ...Read more