The clinician has few medical and surgical options for managing life- threatening uterine hemorrhage. Hormone therapy often fails to arrest the bleeding. Hysterectomy under these emergency circumstances is also not optimal. Emergency endometrial ablation was successful in stopping exsanguinating uterine hemorrhage in three women and may be an important alternative in management of this disorder.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists|
|State||Published - Aug 1998|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology