While not a completely new surgical technique, endometrial ablation, also known as “global ablation”, has evolved into an innovative technique to control heavy menstrual bleeding. This procedure is often recommended as an alternative to hysterectomy.
Endometrial Ablation Methods:
There are several methods of endometrial ablation procedures performed in the office setting. Your physician may have a preference for one procedure over another. The following global ablation procedures are available for use in the physician’s office.