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Do I Have To Get Some Blood Tests Before Doing An Endometrial Ablation
Uterrine ablation is a procedure used to destroy the thin lining of the uterus that bleeds each month. It is often destroyed with heat but can be done with freezing (cryoablation). Must be family complete. When performed for fibroid bleeding doesnt address the problem (fibroid) directly, may not work at all, and doesn't address the bulk symptoms often seen with ...Read more
Endo Ablation: Endometrial ablation is a way to destroy the endometrium (lining of uterus), which sheds each month. Ablation is a technique that can be used in place of hysterectomy, but after you complete your family. It is important to be sure you do not have cancer, so biopsy more important than blood tests. Ultrasound or MRI helpful to make sure of cause for abnormal bleeding. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had an endometrial ablation 20 yrs ago and used to get light creamy/light brown periods, the past 3 periods bright red thin blood, i'm 49.?
This is not uncommon: It is not uncommon to have some bleeding after an endometrial ablation. In some cases regular periods may return after several years. It is more common to have light bleeding. You should discuss this with your doctor at a future visit. It is not urgent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I still have periods lasting 5-6 days even though i had an endometrial ablation 5 months ago. The blood is brown with clots. Should i be concerned?
Not concerned: Not likely to be a serious concern. Likely this represents a relative failure of the ablation. Perfect outcomes (no bleeding or amenorrhea) happen generally less than half the time depending on the specific type of problem and type of ablation you had. Bleeding as before or heavier is a true failure and happens less than 10% of the time. What you describe is a common outcome, still a success. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it common to have light blood clots and cramps from an endometrial ablation that was done 5 years ago?
This is not uncommon: It is not uncommon to have some bleeding after an endometrial ablation. In some cases regular periods may return after several months or years. It is more common to have light bleeding. The cramping may be caused by retention of blood in the uterus. You should discuss this with your doctor at a future visit. ...Read more
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
Why am i still in pain two weeks after i had a endometrial ablation, d &c, laparoscopy, hystroscooy. I get to feeling good then it hurts?
Have had period for 21 continuous days with severe bleeding. Had U/S 12 mm endometrial. Normal blood tests. Do i need to be worried. Not preg, no meds?
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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