Robert L. Worthington-Kirsch, MD, FSIR, FASA, RVT

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Research Information Every Woman Should Know About

July 07, 2011

One of the most effective treatments for bleeding is to stop the blood supply to the area that is bleeding by blocking the vessels from the inside, this is known as “embolization”. Embolization of the arteries to the uterus has been used as a treatment for severe uterine bleeding after surgery or childbirth since at least the late 1970s, and is used as a treatment for uterine fibroids.