What is Uterine fibroid(s) embolization?

Category: Procedures


Uterine fibroids are non cancerous masses or tumors that develop within the uterus or "womb." Uterine fibroid embolization is a procedure meant to stop the growth of uterine fibroids.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Uterine fibroid(s) embolization

Side effect Patients Percentage
Irregular menstrual periods 1
Pain 1
Uterine bleeding 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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