Endometrial Ablation Topic Guide
Endometrial Ablation: Endometrial ablation is a procedure in which the lining of the uterus is destroyed. Endometrial ablation is generally performed when other treatment options for abnormal vaginal bleeding have been exhausted. There are different methods of endometrial ablation including: laser beam, electricity, freezing, heating, or microwave energy.
Infertility Infertility affects about 6.1 million people in the United States—about 10% of men and women of reproductive age. A fertility specialist is usually an obstetrician-gynecologist (specialist in women's reproductive health) with advanced education, research, and professional skills in reproductive endocrinology.