Pregnancy after uterine artery embolization.

@article{Goldberg2002PregnancyAU,
  title={Pregnancy after uterine artery embolization.},
  author={Jay Goldberg and Leonardo Henrique Hasckel da Silva Pereira and Vincenzo Berghella},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2002},
  volume={100 5 Pt 1},
  pages={869-72}
}
BACKGROUND Uterine artery embolization is an increasingly popular alternative to hysterectomy and myomectomy as a treatment for uterine leiomyoma. Whether this procedure is safe for women desiring future fertility is controversial. CASES A primigravida who had previously undergone uterine artery embolization had premature rupture of membranes at 24 weeks. She had a cesarean delivery at 28 weeks, which was followed by uterine atony requiring hysterectomy. A primigravida who had previously… CONTINUE READING

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