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Indian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research


LNG-IUS: The best tool for non-surgical treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding and endometriosis


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Author Details : Keshav Ram Benipal, Anita Pal, Manish Thakur, Anoop Sharma, Atul Sharma

Volume : 5, Issue : 1, Year : 2018

Article Page : 64-67


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Abstract

Introduction: The levonorgestrel- releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) is the best tool for the non-surgical treatment for uterine bleeding and endometriosis.
Materials and methods: Fifty-two women between the age 32 – 55 years were studied over a period of three years.
Results: LNG-IUS caused 85% decrease in the amount of menstrual blood loss at 6 month and complete amenorrhea at two years.
Conclusion: LNG-IUS was the best and effective to surgical management and other modes of medical treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding. The patient showed better compliance and satisfaction to the LNG-IUS.

Keywords: Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS), Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (AUB).

Doi : 10.18231/2394-2754.2018.0014

How to cite : Benipal K R, Pal A, Thakur M, Sharma A, Sharma A, LNG-IUS: The best tool for non-surgical treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding and endometriosis. Indian J Obstet Gynecol Res 2018;5(1):64-67

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