Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE)

Uterine Fibroid Embolization is a minimally invasive alternative to a hysterectomy or myomectomy. The procedure treats existing fibroids and prevents new fibroid growth while preserving the uterus.

Signs and Symptoms of UFE:

  • Enlarged uterus
  • Abnormally enlarged abdomen
  • Heavy, prolonged menstrual periods
  • Unusual monthly bleeding, sometimes with clots
  • Severe menstrual cramps
  • Pelvic pain, pressure or discomfort
  • Pain during intercourse
  • Frequent urination
  • Constipation
  • Excessive back pain