Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound surgery

Susan B A Hudson, Elizabeth A Stewart

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Abstract

Uterine leiomyomas pose a significant health issue to reproductive-age women. Many women desire uterine conservation, and previously safe and efficacious therapies have been limited. Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound surgery is a new noninvasive therapy that has been proven to be both safe and efficacious in the treatment of fibroids.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)159-166
Number of pages8
JournalClinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume51
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2008

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Keywords

  • Leiomyomas
  • MRgFUS

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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