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What are the pros and cons of Uterus cauterization?

I have severe periods-bad bleeding, cramps and clots. My dr suggested having my uterus cauterized. What are the pros and cons of this procedure?
Asked On : Mon, 11 Apr 2011
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Cauterisation of uterine endometrium is a very good treatment option for excessive bleeding where there are no fibroids in the uterus. Advantage is that you will be saved from a major surgery. Disadvantage is there is a chance of failure and recurrence after 2-3 years.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
drrakhitayal@gmail.com

Answered: Mon, 11 Apr 2011
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