Benefits of MR-HIFU

MR-HIFU is the least aggressive treatment for fibroids available at present. It is a non-surgical procedure that does not require a stay in hospital. Patients can go back to work and their family without delay. Since 2004 more than 10,000 patients have been treated all over the world.

No surgery or hospitalisation is involved, letting you return to work and your family without delay.

This means that MRI-guided focused ultrasound is gentler and considerably less risky than the surgical procedures currently carried out on fibroids. While operations normally involve hospitalisation of several days and possibly lengthy convalescence, patients treated with MR-HIFU can generally go home on the same day after a brief rest and return to their normal day-to-day activities the day after.

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