Abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB) can dramatically affect a woman’s comfort, confidence, and quality of life. In the appropriate patient, The NovaSure endometrial ablation procedure is a simple way to reduce or stop abnormal menstrual bleeding and can reduce the need for more invasive procedures.
It’s quick — one time, five-minute procedure.
It’s safe and effective — proven with over 15 years of demonstrated clinical performance.
This one-time five-minute procedure is designed to remove just the lining of the uterus, called the endometrium. This is a minimally invasive procedure with no incisions and minimal if any downtime.
NovaSure endometrial ablation is for women prior to menopause with heavy periods due to benign causes who are finished childbearing. Pregnancy following the NovaSure procedure is not recommended. The NovaSure procedure is not for those who have or suspect uterine cancer, have an active genital, urinary or pelvic infection, or have an IUD.
NovaSure endometrial ablation is not a sterilization procedure. Rare but serious risks include, but are not limited to, thermal injury, perforation and infection. Temporary side effects may include cramping, nausea, vomiting, discharge and spotting.
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NovaSure endometrial ablation is a five minute procedure that only needs to be performed once.
Removal of the uterine lining (endometrium) which is the part of a woman’s body responsible for heavy bleeding. Your uterus is left intact as their are no incisions required.
Four easy steps make up the Novasure Endometrial Ablation procedure.
The doctor will open your cervix slightly, they then insert a slim wand that extends a triangular shaped device that is netted into your uterus.
As the netting expands it automatically fits to the size and shape of your uterus.
Radiofrequency energy is precisely measured and then delivered via the netting for no longer than two minutes.
As the procedure is finished the netted device is retrieved back into the slender wand and then both are then removed from your uterus.
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