12, 2010 - 9:00 AM (Open Communications 25 - Hysteroscopy II): "Concomitant NovaSure Endometrial Ablation
and Essure Tubal Sterilization - Review of 100 Cases"
The amenorrhea rate and overall success rate in patients with submucous myomas is similar to that achieved for patients with normal cavities treated by HTA or roller ball endometrial ablation
," he said.
Cytyc Corporation (Nasdaq: CYTC) today announced that a total of eight studies evaluating performance of the NovaSure([R]) System for endometrial ablation
were presented at the 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) in Las Vegas.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Microwave endometrial ablation
stacked up well against rollerball ablation for the treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding in preliminary data from an ongoing randomized, multicenter trial, Dr.
But, for some women, endometrial ablation
may not solve their problem.
Channel Medsystems will use the Series C funds to initiate the pivotal study of its cryothermic technology and move closer towards commercialization of the first true, office-based endometrial ablation
Our next-generation NovaSure system provides feature enhancements that our customers have been requesting while maintaining the efficacy of the NovaSure ablation profile that has proven superior to other endometrial ablation
modalities for over 10 years," said Carter Houghton, Hologic's Senior Vice President and General Manager, GYN Surgical Solutions.
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - A thermal balloon endometrial ablation
provided long-lasting benefit to women with dysmenorrhea, with 86% saying the benefits lasted for up to 11 years, and 82% reporting that they needed no further treatment for the condition.
SAN DIEGO -- Both hysterectomy and endometrial ablation
were highly effective short-term treatments for dysfunctional uterine bleeding in a randomized, multi-center trial, but about one-third of women who underwent endometrial ablation
eventually needed more surgery.
I read with interest the article by Fadare et al (1) concerning the histology of radio-frequency endometrial ablation
, especially after reviewing a recent endometrial curettage specimen in our institution from a woman with a prior hydrothermal ablation for menorrhagia.
We believe that this technology offers an exciting opportunity to extend our portfolio of therapeutic products and leverage our OB/GYN sales infrastructure, which has been a critical element in the success we have achieved with the NovaSure Endometrial Ablation
System," said Daniel J.
Many women with heavy bleeding who do not have malignant disease or fibroids are candidates for endometrial ablation
procedures, in which the uterine lining is destroyed without removal of the uterus.