Posts Tagged ‘avoid hysterectomy’

Less Invasive Fibroid Treatment May Work as Well as Surgery

TUESDAY, March 26, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A minimally invasive procedure called uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) was as effective as the recommended surgery for treating fibroids in the uterus, a new study says. In UFE, the fibroid growths’ blood supply is cut off using a small tube. The new research found that this approach also…

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Why Many Women Unnecessarily Get a Hysterectomy

Kim Fenoglia didn’t know what to expect when she went to her doctor to deal with her painful and unusually heavy bleeding during menstruation. An ultrasound revealed that small uterine fibroids, noncancerous growths, were the cause of her discomfort. Her physician prescribed a hormone, which alleviated Fenoglia’s symptoms for a couple of years. But the…

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No Scar Fibroid Treatments?

A new study out of China, has shown that trans-vaginal treatment of fibroids can be an effective way to manage the symptoms of debilitating fibroids. Avoiding large incisions is one of the main focus’ here at The Fibroid Treatment Center. By providing Uterine Fibroid Embolization which is a minimally invasive treatment option for fibroids, women…

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