What is Post endometrial ablation syndrome?

What is Post endometrial ablation syndrome?

What is Post endometrial ablation syndrome?

PATSS is a complication that potentially occurs following a global endometrial ablation in women with previous tubal sterilization. PATSS presents as cyclic pelvic pain caused by tubal distention from occult bleeding into the obstructed tubes.

Is NovaSure endometrial ablation safe?

NovaSure Endometrial Ablation is a quick, safe, and simple procedure to lighten or stop your periods, without the side effects of hormones or the risks of hysterectomy.

How long does NovaSure ablation last?

What is NovaSure? NovaSure Endometrial Ablation is a one-time, 5-minute procedure that gently removes the lining of the uterus – the part that causes the bleeding. The NovaSure procedure can reduce or stop bleeding altogether. It’s less invasive than hysterectomy, and avoids the potential side effects of hormones.

How are novasure and other endometrial ablation procedures linked?

The devices and procedure have been linked to a condition known as endometrial ablation failure, which is linked to a variety of complications which frequently require the woman to undergo a hysterectomy to resolve, leaving her infertile.

Are there any class action lawsuits against novasure?

In addition, the report found Facebook groups that include thousands of complaints by women who suffered endometrial ablation injuries, including petitions that call for NovaSure class action lawsuits and claims against other medical device manufacturers.

Are there any problems with endometrial ablation procedures?

A growing number of women indicate they have experienced problems from endometrial ablation procedures involving Novasure and similar devices, which are designed to decrease menstrual bleeding, but have been linked to reports of severe internal burns, the need for hysterectomies, and even some deaths.

When did Brianne mayercsik have her endometrial ablation?

Five days after Brianne Mayercsik, 34, had an endometrial ablation with NovaSure in December 2013, she was standing at the printer at work when she felt something “pop” inside her. Then the pain hit. She went home, took some pain medications, and tried to relax, hoping it would go away.