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  1. Uterine Fibroids Discusses uterinefibroids (also called fibroid tumors, leiomyomas, or myomas), which are lumps that grow on your uterus. Covers treatment with myomectomy, hysterectomy, and uterine fibroid embolization (UFE).
  2. Uterine Fibroids: Should I Have Uterine Fibroid Embolization? Guides you through decision to have UFE (also called uterine artery embolization) for uterinefibroids. Explains what uterinefibroids (myomas and leiomyomas) are. Lists reasons for and against UFE. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  3. Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) Discusses uterine fibroid embolization (also known as uterine artery embolization), a procedure that blocks blood flow to fibroids in uterus. Covers what to expect after treatment. Explains why UFE is done and how well it works. Covers risks.
  4. Uterine Fibroids: Should I Use GnRH-A Therapy? Guides you through decision to use gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists (GnRH-a) medicines to treat uterinefibroids. Discusses how GnRH-a therapy works. Lists reasons for and against. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  5. Uterine Fibroids: Should I Have Surgery? Guides you through decision to have surgery to treat uterinefibroids, which are also called myomas, leiomyomas, and fibromas. Covers what happens during surgery. Lists reasons for and against surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  6. Myomectomy Discusses surgical removal of fibroids from uterus. Covers hysteroscopy, laparoscopy, and laparotomy. Looks at what to expect after surgery and how well it works. Explains possible risks. Discusses hysterectomy, infertility, and miscarriage.
  7. Hysterectomy Provides info on hysterectomy, a surgical treatment for endometriosis, fibroids, or uterine cancer. Describes types of surgery such as vaginal, abdominal, supracervical hysterectomies, and LAVH. Covers risks. Discusses physical and emotional recovery.
  8. Hysterectomy Learn what a hysterectomy is and how it's done.
  9. Laparotomy for Pelvic Problems

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