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Doctor insights on: Is It Possible To Have More Than One Ablation Done

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Dr. Eric Weisman
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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


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Had a SVT ablation done on Dec 30. Feeling very dizzy and sick today not sure what to do. Also experiencing a lot of pain at one incision site. ?

Had a SVT ablation done on Dec 30. Feeling very dizzy and sick today not sure what to do. Also experiencing a lot of pain at one incision site. ?

Ablation: Having incisional pain after an ablation is common. Dizziness and nausea are not as common. It is important to stay hydrated and if possible take your pulse during dizzy spell. Would suggest calling physician who performed the ablation ...Read more

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Why would you have an endometrial ablation done?

Why would you have an endometrial ablation done?

Very heavy bleeding: Endometrial ablation is used to treat very heavy menstrual bleeding when medical or non-surgical treatments fail or are not advised for other reasons. Ablation is not appropriate for someone who would like to have more children. ...Read more

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What are my chances of having a baby after having a tubial & an ablation Im 26 now I had both done when I was 21 and if its poss what do I need to do?

What are my chances of having a baby after having a tubial & an ablation Im 26 now I had both done when I was 21 and if its poss what do I need to do?

Slim to none: If you have functioning ovaries, you could have them harvested, fertilized in the lab and carried to term by a surrogate. You should consider the issue closed unless you are ready to have someone else carry your baby. ...Read more

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How is the WPW ablation procedure done?

How is the WPW ablation procedure done?

With a catheter: An electrical study of the heart is first performed using catheters passed from the veins in the legs, arms or neck. This study helps document the wpw. A special catheter is then used to "map" the location of the extra electrical connection that causes the wpw. That same catheter can be used to destroy the extra connection, either by burning or freezing the abnormal connection. ...Read more

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Just had my navosure endometrial ablation done what to expect now?

Just had my navosure endometrial ablation done what to expect now?

Please call your doc: Your doc should have told u what to expect afterwards and any warning signs of problems to be aware of and u the doc should have scheduled u for a follow up, I do thermachoice ablation and always see my pts one week laterand check an ultrasound but everyone does different followup. ...Read more

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Could it hurt to have the uterine ablation done?

Yes: Usually the night of the procedure is pretty crampy, but withing 48 hours or so things calm down. Longterm pain from ablation is rare, but can happen. Some people have pain for other reasons and it doen't respond to ablation. Endometriosis and adenomyosis are at the top of the list. ...Read more

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Does it hurt to get an ovarian ablation done?

Does it hurt to get  an ovarian ablation done?

Not common: If you a talking about ablating ovarian cysts, as is sometimes done for pcos - the ablation itself would cause minimal pain. The laparoscopy done to access the ovaries would cause mild pain that would normally be controlled with oral pain medications. If you mean an endomatrial ablation, there would likely be minimal pain during or after the procedure, as most are done under general anesthesia. ...Read more