Endometrial ablation: postoperative complications.

  title={Endometrial ablation: postoperative complications.},
  author={H. Thomas Sharp},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={207 4},
Endometrial ablation as a treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding has evolved considerably over the past several decades. Postoperative complications include the following: (1) pregnancy after endometrial ablation; (2) pain-related obstructed menses (hematometra, postablation tubal sterilization syndrome); (3) failure to control menses (repeat ablation, hysterectomy); (4) risk from preexisting conditions (endometrial neoplasia, cesarean section); and (5) infection. Physicians performing… CONTINUE READING


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