Laparoscopic transient uterine artery occlusion and myomectomy for symptomatic uterine myoma.

OBJECTIVE To compare clinical outcomes of laparoscopic transient uterine artery ligation plus myomectomy (LTUAL) to simple laparoscopic myomectomy (LM) for symptomatic myomas. DESIGN Comparative observational study. SETTING Medical centers. PATIENT(S) One hundred sixty-seven patients with symptomatic myomas. INTERVENTION(S) Eighty-four patients… (More)