Endometrial Ablation: A Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy Alternative
For women who suffer from abnormal or heavy uterine bleeding and don’t plan to conceive, endometrial ablation may be a minimally invasive alternative to having a hysterectomy. Ablation involves using cold, heat, or certain types of energy to remove or scar a layer of the endometrial lining of the uterus. With less uterine lining, there…Read More
The Significance of Regular Pelvic Exams to Your Reproductive Health
The gynecological exam only takes a few minutes, but during this pelvic examination, a provider can evaluate a number of important factors about your reproductive health. While pelvic exams are quick and simple, they are not usually something most women look forward to every year due to the personal nature of the appointment. Therefore, a…Read More
How Coyle Institute Can Help You Resolve Uterine Bleeding
Abnormal uterine bleeding, such as heavy or prolonged periods (menorrhagia) may affect as many as one in three women at some point in their lives. This frustrating problem can get in the way of making plans, staying active, and even your responsibilities like work in the most severe cases. Take a look at how to…Read More
What Causes Abnormal Uterine Bleeding During Premenopause or Perimenopause?
When the female reproductive system functions as it should, bleeding should be relatively predictable. Abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB), however, can mean bleeding irregularly or unpredictably, heavier than usual or lighter than usual. Causes of AUB can be anything from uterine fibroids to bleeding disorders. AUB during premenopause can have uniquely different causes than AUB at…Read More