Ultrasound scan showed suspected intrauterine adhesion
Dilatation of cervix
Passage of telescope and scissors / resectoscope
Normal saline to distend the uterine cavity
Resection of the pathology under direct vision
Anti-adhesive gel (hyalobarrier gel) will be injected into the uterine cavity at the end of the procedure
Other associated procedures which may be necessary, such as blood transfusion
Photographic and / or video images may be recorded during the operation for education / research / documentation purpose. Please inform the staff if you have any objection.
Bleeding, may need blood transfusion
Perforation of uterus with or without damage to adjacent organs and may need laparoscopy or laparotomy and repair
Excision may be incomplete and further operation may be required
Progression and deterioration of disease condition
Diagnosis cannot be ascertained
May have some vaginal bleeding in the first 2 weeks after the operation
May need to take hormone(s) for 6-8 weeks after operation to improve the recovery of endometrial lining
The information contained is very general. The list of complications is not exhaustive and other unforeseen complications may occasionally occur. In special patient groups, the actual risk may be different. For further information, please contact your doctor.