Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is a procedure that involves specific, targeted blockage of blood flow to uterine fibroids. The procedure is minimally invasive, meaning it only requires a small incision in the skin.
The ideal patient for Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) meets four basic criteria:
- Have fibroids
- Fibroids are symptomatic
- No cancer
- Future pregnancies are not desired
Download our Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) and Alternative Treatments Guide.