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Geneva, Switzerland, 19 August 2008 - PregLem SA, a Swiss biopharmaceutical company specialized in reproductive medicine, today announced the start of an international Phase III clinical trial program for PGL4001 (ulipristal) in symptomatic uterine myoma, a common benign solid tumor of the genital tract in women of reproductive age.
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ST. LOUIS, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- One out of every three hysterectomies performed are due to benign tumors (uterine fibroids).
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas women suffering from the painful, embarrassing side effects of uterine fibroids now have local access to a revolutionary non-invasive outpatient procedure that combines magnetic resonance imaging and focused ultrasound to destroy these tumors.
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For dealing with fibroids in the uterus, a procedure called uterine artery embolization (UAE) is not only effective, but also safer than conventional surgery.
For the treatment of uterine fibroids, a minimally invasive procedure called uterine artery embolization (UAE) that shrinks fibroids by cutting off their blood supply is as effective as removing fibroids with an operation called myomectomy, a study confirms. But UAE offers the advantages of a speedier and less eventful recovery, the study shows.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For the treatment of fibroids, a minimally invasive procedure called uterine artery embolization (UAE) that cuts off blood to the benign tumors reduces hospital stay by nearly 3 days, compared with hysterectomy, but significantly increases the risk of readmission, Dutch researchers report.
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