Uterine fibroid embolization.

  title={Uterine fibroid embolization.},
  author={Amy M. White and James B. Spies},
  journal={Techniques in vascular and interventional radiology},
  volume={9 1},
Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is a minimally invasive therapy for the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids and offers an alternative to conventional myomectomy and hysterectomy. This review focuses on recent publications evaluating UFE and concludes that it is a safe treatment option, providing substantial improvement in both health-related quality of life and symptom control for most patients, with a very low rate of major complications. The durability of these outcomes appears… CONTINUE READING

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