Endometrial Ablation an effective minimally invasive treatment for heavy menstrual cycles due to benign disease. It treats heavy bleeding by reducing most if not all of the endometrial lining of the uterus. Endometrial ablation is an outpatient treatment using heat is applied to the endometrium. This procedure requires no incisions and is hormone free, avoids excess cost and allows for a quick recovery.
Before the procedure you may be given medications to help thin the lining of the uterus, as well as treat pain and help you relax. After the procedure for 24-48 hours you may continue with cramping. In addition you may have a pinkish to red watery vaginal discharge.
With this type of procedure you should have a permanent form of sterilization and abstain from sexual activity for 14 days post procedure.
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