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EABEnglish Amiga Board (computer forum)
EABEmerald Ash Borer (insect)
EABElastic Adhesive Bandage
EABExchange-a-Blade (knives)
EABÉcole Active Bilingue (French school)
EABEnterprise Address Book
EABEdit Autoexec Batch File
EABEquilibrio Acido Base (Italian: Acid-Base Balance)
EABEnvironmental Appeals Board (EPA)
EABEngineering Accreditation Board (UK)
EABEurope Arab Bank (various locations)
EABEducational Advisory Board (various organizations)
EABEnvironmental Advisory Board
EABEuropean-American Bank
EABExperimental Analysis of Behavior
EABEducational Activities Board (IEEE)
EABEgyptian American Bank
EABExecutive Advisory Board
EABEntente Astarac-Bigorre (French rugby club)
EABEnquête Annuelle de Branche (French: Annual Survey Branch)
EABEngineering Advisory Board (various locations)
EABEnhanced Anaerobic Bioremediation
EABEthics Advisory Board
EABEnhanced Access Barring (telecommunications)
EABEuropean Advisory Board (various organizations)
EABEmbedded Array Block(s)
EABEppley Administration Building (University of Nebraska at Omaha)
EABEsperanto Association of Britain (aka Esperanto-Asocio de Britio; UK)
EABEsperanto-Asocio de Britio (Esperanto: Esperanto Association of Britain; UK)
EABEmergency Air Breathing
EABÉcole d'Architecture de Bretagne (French: School of Architecture in Brittany)
EABEducation across Borders (Seattle, WA)
EABEnterprise Architecture Board (US NASA)
EABEntente Athlétique Bressane (French athletic club)
EABExaminations Appeals Board (UK education)
EABEastern Asia Commercial Bank
EABExternal Assessments Bureau
EABElective Abortion (also seen as EA)
EABEasy Access Button (keyboard programmable buttons)
EABEchelons Above Brigade
EABÉquipe Acro Beloeil (French: model airplane club; Belgium)
EABEndometrial ablation
EABÉlectricité Automobile Bobinage (French: Automotive Electrical Winding)
EABExclusion Area Boundary
EABEscaliers et Art du Bois (French: Stairs and Wood Art)
EABEntreprise des Associés du Bâtiment (French: Enterprise Associates Building)
EABÉglise Apostolique Belge (French: Belgian Apostolic Church; Belgium)
EABElectricity Advisory Board
EABExperience Account Balance (finance)
EABÉlectricité Automobile Béthunoise (French auto parts company)
EABEmergency Actions Book
EABEpic-Level Attack Bonus (Dungeons and Dragons game)
EABEcosystems Assessment Branch (US EPA)
EABExpeditionary Air Base
EABEstate Affairs Board
EABEuropean Association for Bioindustries
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In one study from Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, 21% of women who underwent endometrial ablation for menorrhagia later underwent hysterectomy, and 3.9% underwent other uterine-sparing procedures to alleviate heavy bleeding?
In three of his patients with previous tubal ligations, the same problem caused retrograde bleeding into the proximal tubal segment 7-44 months after endometrial ablation. Patients presented with abdominal pain.
A device that uses microwaves to achieve endometrial ablation is just as effective as endometrial resection but can perform the procedure more quickly with fewer postoperative complications, results of a randomized trial suggest.
New endometrial ablation technology shows promising benefits
District Court for the District of Delaware awarded Hologic $4.8M in damages for Minerva Surgical's (NERV) infringement of two Hologic patents related to endometrial ablation technology.
Data at the nine clinical centers--representing rural and urban populations--are being collected regarding hysterectomy, myomectomy (abdominal, hysteroscopic, vaginal, and laparoscopic/robotic), endometrial ablation, radio-frequency fibroid ablation, uterine artery embolization, magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound, and therapeutic use of progestin-releasing intrauterine devices.
Endometrial ablation is a "procedure that surgically destroys (ablates) the lining of your uterus (endometrium).
Other treatment options, including hormone medications, hysteroscopy (a procedure in which fibroids and other non-cancerous growths are removed from the uterus via the vagina), endometrial ablation (a procedure that destroys the lining of the uterus and reduces or stops bleeding), and use of an intrauterine device, are less invasive alternatives recommended for these conditions by the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Endometrial ablation for women with abnormal uterine bleeding can be accomplished under hysteroscopic visualization using resectoscopic instruments, or can be performed with a nonresectoscopic ablation device, which when inserted into the uterine cavity delivers energy to uniformly destroy the endometrium.
Specialists in obstetrics and gynecology, pelvic medicine, and urology in the US address patient safety, legal issues, ultrasound, hysteroscopy, colposcopy and loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP), long-acting reversible contraception, transcervical sterilization, endometrial ablation, bone mineral density assessment, intrauterine insemination, urodynamic testing, diagnostic cysturethroscopy, stress urinary incontinence and overactive bladder treatments, conservative management of pelvic organ prolapse, interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome, treatment of pelvic floor muscle spasm, and cosmetic procedures.