ResultsBy Mayo Clinic staff
After myomectomy surgery, the majority of women — as many as 80 percent — experience relief of bothersome signs and symptoms, including excessive menstrual bleeding and pelvic pain and pressure. However, myomectomy surgery isn't a permanent fix for uterine fibroids. New fibroids could develop that may or may not require treatment.
Often, women who plan a pregnancy after myomectomy conceive within one year of having the surgery. Although studies are limited, the effect of surgery on your fertility appears to be about the same whether you have abdominal, laparoscopic or hysteroscopic myomectomy.
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