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Pregnancy after endometrial ablation: English literature review and case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16527708     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Endometrial ablation is an effective treatment for dysfunctional uterine bleeding. The incidence of pregnancy after endometrial destruction is low and is reported to be 0.7%. We report what is to the best of our knowledge the first case of pregnancy after microwave endometrial ablation and review the outcomes of 74 pregnancies after various methods of endometrial destruction.
Authors:
Jenny S Y Lo; Andrew Pickersgill
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of minimally invasive gynecology     Volume:  13     ISSN:  1553-4650     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:    2006 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-03-10     Completed Date:  2006-07-27     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101235322     Medline TA:  J Minim Invasive Gynecol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  88-91     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, South Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust, Manchester, UK. jennylo@doctors.org.uk
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Therapeutic / methods*
Adult
Catheter Ablation / methods*
Drug Therapy, Combination
Endometrium / surgery*
Female
Gestational Age
Humans
Hysteroscopy / methods
Menorrhagia / diagnosis,  surgery*
Mifepristone / therapeutic use
Misoprostol / therapeutic use
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Outcome*
Ultrasonography, Prenatal
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
59122-46-2/Misoprostol; 84371-65-3/Mifepristone

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