Uterine artery embolization (UAE) is one of the options for fibroids treatment that your doctor may recommend when you visit the clinic in London. The procedure involves feeding a catheter into your womb along an artery and then injecting a chemical to block off the blood vessels that supply the fibroids. The fibroids will then shrink, relieving your symptoms.
Uterine artery embolization can be a very effective options for fibroids treatment. If you are considering having this treatment in London then you should be aware of the following benefits:
Although uterine artery embolization is a very safe and effective procedure, there are always risks involved with any kind of medical treatment. Although they are rare it is important to be aware of the potential risks of UAE:
You will have a chance to discuss the risks and benefits of UAE and other fibroids treatments with your doctor at the London clinic. It is important for you to make an informed decision about the right treatment approach for you.