Initial Experience of Uterine Fibroid Embolization Using Porous Gelatin Sponge Particles


The purpose of this study was to prospectively assess the safety and effectiveness of uterine artery embolization (UAE) using porous gelatin particle (PGP; Gelpart; Asuterasu, Tokyo, Japan) for symptomatic uterine fibroids. Twenty-five consecutive premenopausal women underwent UAE with PGP. The angiographic end point of embolization was near stasis of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00270-010-9919-6

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