Women with heavy menstrual bleeding, dysmenorrhea, or both have surgical options available to them. Most procedures eliminate or significantly affect the possibility for childbearing, however. Hysterectomy removes the entire uterus while endometrial ablation destroys the uterine lining.
For some women, an intrauterine device (IUD) that releases progestin is proving to be a good medical alternative to surgery. The levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system, or LNG-IUS (Mirena), is...Read more
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Betty is a relatively healthy woman in her 70s. She suffers from minor angina. A family history of osteoporosis – plus her own small,... Read more »