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Heavy Periods | Surgical treatment


Surgical treatments for patients with a completed family
Bullet MIRENA™ implant (a low-dose continuous hormone secreting device)
Bullet Removal of Endometrium (and preservation of the uterus and ovaries)


By Roller-ball diathermy
Bullet Necessary when the cavity is markedly distorted by fibroids
Bullet Usually results in significant reduction in the menstrual flow, with 40% experiencing absence of periods

By NovaSure™
Bullet Currently NovaSure™ is the most effective treatment available, with more
than 85% of patients experiencing complete cessation of periods by 6 months from surgery, with no change in hormone production!
Bullet Only feasible when fibroids/polyps are less than 2cm in diameter

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